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Aix-en-Provence

[ek-sahn-praw-vahns; English eyks-ahn-pruh-vahns]
noun
  1. a city in SE France, N of Marseilles.
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Also called Aix [eks; English eyks] /ɛks; English eɪks/.
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  • She looked a little older than when he had seen her at Aix-en-Provence.

  • He bewailed the loss of his automobile that had perished of senile decay at Aix-en-Provence.

  • In 1839 he was born at Aix-en-Provence, and for forty years he painted patiently in the manner of his master Pissarro.

    Art

    Clive Bell

  • She wanted to push on, and her one thought of Aix-en-Provence was for lunch.

    The Motor Maid

    Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson


British Dictionary definitions for aix-en-provence

Aix-en-Provence

noun
  1. a city and spa in SE France: the medieval capital of Provence. Pop: 134 222 (1999)Also called: Aix
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