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A river, about 290 km (180 mi) long, of southeast France rising in the Graian Alps near the Italian border and flowing west and southwest to the Rhone River.


(French izɛr)
1. (Placename) a department of SE France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Grenoble. Pop: 1 128 755 (2003 est). Area: 7904 sq km (3083 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a river in SE France, rising in the Graian Alps and flowing west and southwest to join the River Rhône near Valence. Length: 290 km (180 miles)



a river in SE France, flowing from the Alps to the Rhone River. 150 mi. (240 km) long.
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Noun1.Isere - a river in southeastern FranceIsere - a river in southeastern France; a tributary of the Rhone
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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In the higher end of the valley of Isere, where cretins are very numerous, they lead an out-of-door life with the cattle which they are taught to herd.
gas company in Isere, southeast France, leaving several wounded victims and a decapitated body was found at the site with an Islamist State (ISIL) flag aside, news channel BFMTV reported Friday.
In this study of the department of the Isere in southeastern France Raymond A.