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Da·vos

 (dä-vōs′)
A town of southeast Switzerland north of Saint Moritz. A fashionable resort, it is noted as the site of an annual international economic summit.
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Davos

(ˈdævɒs)
n
(Placename) a mountain resort in Switzerland: winter sports, site of the Parsenn ski run. Pop: 11 417 (2000). Height: about 1560 m (5118 ft). Romansch name: Tarau
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