Carcassonne


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Car·cas·sonne

 (kär′kə-sôn′, -sōn′, -kä-)
A city of southern France southeast of Toulouse. Its medieval stronghold is a major tourist attraction.

Carcassonne

(French karkasɔn)
n
(Placename) a city in SW France: extensive remains of medieval fortifications. Pop: 48 212 (2006)

Car•cas•sonne

(kar kaˈsɔn)

n.
a city in S France: medieval fortifications. 44,623.
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Salamanders are now believed to be extinct, the last one of which we have an account having been seen in Carcassonne by the Abbe Belloc, who exorcised it with a bucket of holy water.
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