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Roussillon

Line breaks: Rous|sil¦lon
Pronunciation: /ˈruːsɪjɒn
 
, ʀusijɔ̃/

Definition of Roussillon in English:

A former province of southern France, on the border with Spain in the eastern Pyrenees, now part of Languedoc-Roussillon. Part of Spain until 1659, Roussillon retains many of its Spanish characteristics and traditions and Catalan is widely spoken.

Words that rhyme with Roussillon

sabayon

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