Caen

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Calvados

[kal-vuh-dohs, -dos, kal-vuh-dohs, -dos; for 1 also French kal-va-daws]
noun
1.
a department in NW France. 2198 sq. mi. (5693 sq. km). Capital: Caen.
2.
(sometimes lowercase) a dry apple brandy made from apple cider in Normandy.
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Caen (kɒŋ, French kɑ̃)
 
n
an industrial city in NW France. Pop: 113 987 (1999)

Calvados (ˈkælvəˌdɒs)
 
n
1.  a department of N France in the Basse-Normandie region. Capital: Caen. Pop: 659 893 (2003 est). Area: 5693 sq km (2198 sq miles)
2.  an apple brandy distilled from cider in this region

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CAEN
computer-aided engineering network
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