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demicanton

[dem-ee-kan-tuh n, -ton, -kan-ton] /ˌdɛm iˈkæn tən, -tɒn, -kænˈtɒn/
noun
1.
either of the two political divisions in Switzerland into which the cantons of Basel, Appenzell, and Unterwalden are each divided.
Origin
< French demi-canton. See demi-, canton
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demicanton

/ˌdɛmɪˈkæntɒn; -kænˈtɒn/
noun
1.
either of the two parts of certain Swiss cantons
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