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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southern France near the Spanish border and the Mediterranean Sea. Probably founded in the 10th century, it was capital of the Spanish kingdom of Roussillon after the 12th century and became part of France in 1659. Population: 115,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A town in Languedoc-Roussillon in southern France.


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