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Thurgau

[toor-gou]
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noun
  1. a canton in NE Switzerland. 388 sq. mi. (1005 sq. km). Capital: Frauenfeld.
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  • Their vegetables are brought up from the lower valleys of Thurgau.

    Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 118, August, 1887

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Thurgau

noun
  1. a canton of NE Switzerland, on Lake Constance: annexed by the confederated Swiss states in 1460. Capital: Frauenfeld. Pop: 229 800 (2002 est). Area: 1007 sq km (389 sq miles)French name: Thurgovie (tyrɡɔvi)
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