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Line breaks: Mar|seilles
Pronunciation: /mɑːˈseɪ

Definition of Marseilles in English:

A city and port on the Mediterranean coast of southern France, the capital of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur; population 860,363 (2007). French name Marseille /maʀsɛj/.

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