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Corrèze

[kaw-rez]
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noun
  1. a department in central France. 2273 sq. mi. (5885 sq. km). Capital: Tulle.
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Historical Examples

  • He was the last of the Farrabesches,—an old family of the Correze, don't you know!

    The Village Rector

    Honore de Balzac

  • These hills, desolate of aspect, belong to the neighboring domain and are in the department of the Correze.

    The Village Rector

    Honore de Balzac

  • The rector saw for himself that the streams which watered certain parts of upper Montegnac came from the mountains of the Correze.

    The Village Rector

    Honore de Balzac

  • We had already left behind us the wildest part of the department of the Correze.

  • I got fresh horses for them and rode for Correze, placed an ambush, and turned the tables upon them.


British Dictionary definitions for correze

Corrèze

noun
  1. a department of central France, in Limousin region. Capital: Tulle. Pop: 234 144 (2003 est). Area: 5888 sq km (2296 sq miles)
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