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nFrench name: Glaris
1. (Placename) an Alpine canton of E central Switzerland. Capital: Glarus. Pop: 38 400 (2002 est). Area 684 sq km (264 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a town in E central Switzerland, the capital of Glarus canton. Pop: 5556 (2000)
Gla•rus(ˈglɑr əs, -ʊs)
1. a canton in E central Switzerland. 39,410; 264 sq. mi. (684 sq. km).
2. the capital of this canton, E of Lucerne. 6100.