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 (bē′ə-rĭts′, bē′ə-rĭts′)
A city of southwest France on the Bay of Biscay near the Spanish border. It is a fashionable resort.
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(ˈbɪərɪts; bɪəˈrɪts; French bjarits)
(Placename) a town in SW France, on the Bay of Biscay: famous resort, patronized by Napoleon III and by Queen Victoria and Edward VII of Great Britain and Ireland. Pop: 27 398 (2006)
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(ˈbi əˌrɪts, ˌbi əˈrɪts)

a city in SW France on the Bay of Biscay: resort. 27,653.
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BIARRITZ 19 TOULOUSE 21 DAVID Skrela was the kicking hero as Toulouse celebrated a fourth European crown.
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DEFIANT Borders chief Steve Bates took consolation from his side's battling performance in the defeat by Biarritz which ended their Heineken Cup qualification hopes.
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