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Aarau

[ ahr-ou ]
/ ˈɑr aʊ /
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noun

a town in and capital of Aargau, in N Switzerland.

Definition for aarau (2 of 2)

Aargau

[ ahr-gou ]
/ ˈɑr gaʊ /

noun

a canton in N Switzerland. 542 sq. mi. (1400 sq. km). Capital: Aarau.
French Argovie.
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British Dictionary definitions for aarau (1 of 2)

Aarau

/ (German ˈaːrau) /

noun

a town in N Switzerland, capital of Aargau canton: capital of the Helvetic Republic from 1798 to 1803. Pop: 15 470 (2000)

British Dictionary definitions for aarau (2 of 2)

Aargau

/ (German ˈaːrɡau) /

noun

a canton in N Switzerland. Capital: Aarau. Pop: 556 200 (2002 est). Area: 1404 sq km (542 sq miles)French name: Argovie
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