Auvergne

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Au·vergne

 (ō-vûrn′, ō-vĕrn′)
A historical region and former province of central France traversed north to south by the Auvergne Mountains, a chain of extinct volcanoes. Auvergne became part of the French royal domain in 1615.

Auvergne

(əʊˈvɛən; əʊˈvɜːn; French ovɛrɲ)
n
(Placename) a region of S central France: largely mountainous, rising over 1800 m (6000 ft)

Au•vergne

(oʊˈvɛərn, oʊˈvɜrn)

n.
1. a historic region in S central France.
2. a metropolitan region in S central France. 1,334,400; 10,044 sq. mi. (26,013 sq. km). Cap.: Clermont-Ferrand.
3. a mountain range in S central France. Highest peak, 6188 ft. (1886 m).
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Noun1.Auvergne - a region in central France
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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Auvergne

Auvergne

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