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Roussillon

Pronunciation: /ˈruːsɪjɒn/
/ʀusijɔ̃/
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.
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