|a mineral spring or a place or resort where such a spring is found|
|[C17: named after |
|a town in E Belgium, in Liège province: a resort with medicinal mineral springs (discovered in the 14th century). Pop: 10 491 (2004 est)|
|Società per Azioni|
|[Italian: limited company]|
|Special Protection Area: an area designated by the European Union in order to protect endangered species, esp of birds|
municipality, Walloon Region, eastern Belgium. It is situated in the wooded hills of the northern Ardennes, southeast of Liege. Its popular mineral springs, known locally as pouhons, have caused the name spa to be given to all such health resorts
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