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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of southeast France on the Rhone River. It was the seat of the papacy from 1309 to 1378 and the residence of several antipopes from 1378 to 1417.

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  • proper noun A city in Provence, France.

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  • noun a town in southeastern France on the Rhone River; the seat of the papacy from 1309 to 1378 and the residence of antipopes during the Great Schism

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From Provençal Avinhon

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