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St. Gallen

[gah-luh n]
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noun
  1. a canton in NE Switzerland. 777 sq. mi. (2010 sq. km).
  2. a city in and the capital of this canton.
French St. Gall [san gal] /sɛ̃ ˈgal/.German Sankt Gallen.
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Saint Gall

noun usually abbreviated to: St Gall
  1. a canton of NE Switzerland. Capital: St Gall. Pop: 455 200 (2002 est). Area: 2012 sq km (777 sq miles)
  2. a town in NE Switzerland, capital of St Gall canton: an important educational centre in the Middle Ages. Pop: 72 626 (2000)
German name: Sankt Gallen (zaŋkt ˈɡalən)
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