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San Se·bas·tián

 (săn sə-băs′chĭn, sän′ sĕ-väs-tyän′)
A city of northern Spain on the Bay of Biscay near the French border east of Bilbao. It is a seaside resort.

San Sebastián

(ˌsæn səˈbæstjən; Spanish san seβasˈtjan)
(Placename) a port and resort in N Spain on the Bay of Biscay: former summer residence of the Spanish court. Pop: 181 811 (2003 est). Official name: Donostia-San Sebastián

San Se•bas•tián

(ˌsæn səˈbæs tʃən, sɑn ˌsɛb ɑsˈtyɑn)
a seaport in N Spain. 180,043.
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Noun1.San Sebastian - a city in northern Spain on the Bay of Biscay near the French borderSan Sebastian - a city in northern Spain on the Bay of Biscay near the French border; a fashionable seaside resort
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power
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