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(Placename) a region of NW France, on the English Channel: consists of the Cherbourg peninsula in the west rising to the Normandy hills in the east; mainly agricultural
Basse-Nor•man•die(bɑs nɔr mɑ̃ˈdi)
a metropolitan region in NW France, including the historic region of Normandy. 1,391,000; 6,791 sq. mi. (17,589 sq. km).