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Franche-Comté

Line breaks: Franche-Comté
Pronunciation: /ˌfrɒ̃ʃkɒ̃ˈteɪ
 
, fʀɑ̃ʃkɔ̃te/

Definition of Franche-Comté in English:

A region of eastern France, in the northern foothills of the Jura mountains.

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