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A river of southwest France flowing about 575 km (355 mi) generally northwest from the Spanish Pyrenees to join the Dordogne River north of Bordeaux and form the Gironde estuary.
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(French ɡarɔn)
(Placename) a river in SW France, rising in the central Pyrenees in Spain and flowing northeast then northwest into the Gironde estuary. Length: 580 km (360 miles)
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a river in SW France, flowing NW from the Pyrenees to the Gironde River. 350 mi. (565 km) long.
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Noun1.Garonne - a river that rises in the Pyrenees and flows northwest to the Bay of BiscayGaronne - a river that rises in the Pyrenees and flows northwest to the Bay of Biscay
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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Para contrarrestar este esparcimiento, el gobierno galo establece en mayo de 1937 una lista de los departamentos de acogida, clasificados en dos categorias: de primera urgencia, que estan situados entre el Loire y el Garona; y de segunda urgencia, ubicados en Normandia, Bretana y Borgona (Alted Vigil, 2005: 30).
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