Yonne

[ yawn ]
/ yɔn /

noun

a department in central France. 2881 sq. mi. (7460 sq. km). Capital: Auxerre.

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British Dictionary definitions for auxerre (1 of 2)

Auxerre
/ (French ozɛr) /

noun

a town in central France, capital of Yonne department; Gothic cathedral. Pop: 37 790 (1999)

British Dictionary definitions for auxerre (2 of 2)

Yonne
/ (French jɔn) /

noun

a department of N central France, in Burgundy region. Capital: Auxerre. Pop: 335 917 (2003 est). Area: 7461 sq km (2910 sq miles)
a river in N France, flowing generally northwest to the Seine at Montereau. Length: 290 km (180 miles)
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