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Macon

[mey-kuh n] /ˈmeɪ kən/
noun
1.
Nathaniel, 1758–1837, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1801–07.
2.
a city in central Georgia.

Mâcon

[mah-kawn] /mɑˈkɔ̃/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Saône-et-Loire, in E central France.
2.
a Burgundy wine, usually white and dry, from the area around Mâcon.

Saône-et-Loire

[sohn-ey-lwar] /ˈsoʊn eɪˈlwar/
noun
1.
a department in E France. 3331 sq. mi. (8625 sq. km).
Capital: Mâcon.
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British Dictionary definitions for Macon

Macon

/ˈmeɪkən/
noun
1.
a city in the US, in central Georgia, on the Ocmulgee River. Pop: 95 267 (2003 est)

Mâcon

/French mɑkɔ̃/
noun
1.
a city in E central France, in the Saône valley: a centre of the wine-producing region of lower Burgundy. Pop: 34 469 (1999)
2.
a red or white wine from the Mâcon area, heavier than the other burgundies

Saône-et-Loire

/French sonelwar/
noun
1.
a department of central France, in Burgundy region. Capital: Mâcon. Pop: 543 848 (2003 est). Area: 8627 sq km (3365 sq miles)
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