Aix-en-Provence

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Aix-en-Pro·vence

 (āk′säN-prō-väNs′, ĕk′-)
A city of southeast France north of Marseille. Founded in 123 bc by the Romans as a military colony near the site of mineral springs, the city has long been a popular spa.

Aix-en-Provence

(French ɛksɑ̃prɔvɑ̃s)
n
(Placename) a city and spa in SE France: the medieval capital of Provence. Pop: 145 721 (2006). Also called: Aix

Aix-en-Pro•vence

(ɛk sɑ̃ prɔˈvɑ̃s; Eng. ˈɛks ɑn prəˈvɑns)

n.
a city in SE France, N of Marseilles. 124,550. Also called Aix.