Vienne

Vienne

[vyen]
noun
1.
a city in SE France, on the Rhone River, S of Lyons: Roman ruins.
2.
a department in W France. 2720 sq. mi. (7045 sq. km). Capital: Poitiers.
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Vienne (French vjɛn)
 
n
1.  a department of W central France, in Poitou-Charentes region. Capital: Poitiers. Pop: 402 555 (2003 est). Area: 7044 sq km (2747 sq miles)
2.  Ancient name: Vienna a town in SE France, on the River Rhône: extensive Roman remains
3.  a river in SW central France, flowing west and north to the Loire below Chinon. Length: over 350 km (200 miles)

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