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Caen

[ kahn; French kahn ]
/ kɑn; French kɑ̃ /
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noun

a city and the capital of Calvados, in NW France, SW of Le Havre: many Norman buildings destroyed 1944.

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Caen
/ (kɒŋ, French kɑ̃) /

noun

an industrial city in NW France. Pop: 113 987 (1999)
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