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Montpellier

[ mawn-pe-lyey ]
/ mɔ̃ pɛˈlyeɪ /
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noun

a city in and the capital of Hérault, in S France, near the Mediterranean.

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British Dictionary definitions for Montpellier

Montpellier
/ (French mɔ̃pɛlje) /

noun

a city in S France, the chief town of Languedoc: its university was founded by Pope Nicholas IV in 1289; wine trade. Pop: 225 392 (1999)
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