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Blois

[blwa] /blwa/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Loire-et-Cher, in central France, on the Loire River: historic castle.

Loir-et-Cher

[lwa-rey-sher] /lwa reɪˈʃɛr/
noun
1.
a department in central France. 2479 sq. mi. (6420 sq. km).
Capital: Blois.
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Blois

/French blwa/
noun
1.
a town in N central France, on the Loire: 13th-century castle. Pop: 49 171 (1999)

Loir-et-Cher

/French lwareʃɛr/
noun
1.
a department of N central France, in Centre region. Capital: Blois. Pop: 318 853 (2003 est). Area: 6422 sq km (2505 sq miles)
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