Carcassonne

[ kar-ka-sawn ]
/ kar kaˈsɔn /

noun

a city in and the capital of Aude, in S France: medieval fortifications.

Definition for carcassonne (2 of 2)

Aude

[ ohd ]
/ oʊd /

noun

a department in S France. 2449 sq. mi. (6345 sq. km). Capital: Carcassonne.
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British Dictionary definitions for carcassonne (1 of 2)

Carcassonne

/ (French karkasɔn) /

noun

a city in SW France: extensive remains of medieval fortifications. Pop: 43 950 (1999)

British Dictionary definitions for carcassonne (2 of 2)

Aude

/ (French od) /

noun

a department of S France on the Gulf of Lions, in Languedoc-Roussillon region. Capital: Carcassonne. Pop: 321 734 (2003 est). Area: 6342 sq km (2473 sq miles)
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