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Aquitaine

[ak-wi-teyn; French a-kee-ten] /ˈæk wɪˌteɪn; French a kiˈtɛn/
noun
1.
a lowland region in SW France, formerly an ancient Roman province and medieval duchy.
Latin Aquitania
[ak-wi-tey-nee-uh] /ˌæk wɪˈteɪ ni ə/ (Show IPA)
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Aquitaine

/ˌækwɪˈteɪn; French akitɛn/
noun
1.
a region of SW France, on the Bay of Biscay: a former Roman province and medieval duchy. It is generally flat in the west, rising to the slopes of the Massif Central in the northeast and the Pyrenees in the south; mainly agricultural Ancient name Aquitania (ˌækwɪˈteɪnɪə)
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