Cluny

[ kloo-nee; French kly-nee ]
/ ˈklu ni; French klüˈni /

noun

a town in E France, N of Lyons: ruins of a Benedictine abbey.

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Cluny
/ (ˈkluːnɪ, French klyni) /

noun

a town in E central France: reformed Benedictine order founded here in 910; important religious and cultural centre in the Middle Ages. Pop: 4376 (1999)
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