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 (ĭn′tər-lä′kən, ĭn′tər-lä′-)
A town of west-central Switzerland southeast of Bern. It is a popular resort in the Bernese Alps.


(Placename) a town and resort in central Switzerland, situated between Lakes Brienz and Thun on the River Aar. Pop: 5119 (2000)


(ˈɪn tərˌlɑ kən, ˌɪn tərˈlɑ kən)

a town in central Switzerland between the lakes of Brienz and Thun: tourist center. 4852.
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Noun1.Interlaken - a popular resort town in the Alps in west central SwitzerlandInterlaken - a popular resort town in the Alps in west central Switzerland
Schweiz, Suisse, Svizzera, Swiss Confederation, Switzerland - a landlocked federal republic in central Europe
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