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A city of central Georgia southeast of Atlanta. Settled in the early 1820s, it is a processing, industrial, and educational center in an extensive farm area.
A city of east-central France on the Saône River north of Lyon. A Huguenot stronghold in the 1500s, it is noted for its fine Burgundy wines.
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1. (Placename) a city in E central France, in the Saône valley: a centre of the wine-producing region of lower Burgundy. Pop: 35 393 (2006)
2. (Brewing) a red or white wine from the Mâcon area, heavier than the other burgundies
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a city in central Georgia. 113,352.
a city in E central France. 38,404.
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|Noun||1.||Macon - a city in central Georgia to the southeast of Atlanta|
|2.||macon - fine Burgundy wine usually white and dry|
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