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Fribourg

[ French free-boor ]
/ French friˈbur /
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noun
a canton in W Switzerland. 644 sq. mi. (1,668 sq. km).
a town in and the capital of this canton.
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Fribourg
/ (French fribur) /

noun
a canton in W Switzerland. Capital: Fribourg. Pop: 242 700 (2002 est). Area: 1676 sq km (645 sq miles)
a town in W Switzerland, capital of Fribourg canton: university (1889). Pop: 35 547 (2000)
German name: Freiburg
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