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Chambéry

[shahn-bey-ree] /ʃɑ̃ beɪˈri/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Savoie, in SE France.
2.
a dry vermouth from this city.

Savoie

[sa-vwa] /saˈvwa/
noun
1.
a department in E France. 2389 sq. mi. (6185 sq. km).
Capital: Chambéry.
2.
French name of Savoy.
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Chambéry

/French ʃɑ̃beri/
noun
1.
a city in SE France, in the Alps: skiing centre; former capital of the duchy of Savoy. Pop: 55 786 (1999)

Savoie

/French savwa/
noun
1.
a department of E France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Chambéry. Pop: 386 246 (2003 est). Area: 6188 sq km (2413 sq miles)
2.
the French name for Savoy1
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