from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast France on the Mediterranean Sea east-southeast of Marseille. First mentioned in the third century A.D. as a Roman naval station, it became part of France in 1481. Population: 167,000.

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  • proper n. A city in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, and the préfecture of the département of Var, in France

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a port city and naval base in southeastern France on the Mediterranean coast


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