Definition of Poitou in English:

Poitou

Line breaks: Poi¦tou
Pronunciation: /ˈpwʌtuː
 
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A former province of west central France, now united with Charente to form the region of Poitou-Charentes. Formerly part of Aquitaine, it was held by the French and English in succession until it was finally united with France at the end of the Hundred Years War.

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