Rennes

[ ren ]
/ rɛn /
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noun

a city in and the capital of Ille-et-Vilaine, in NW France: former capital of Brittany; scene of trial of Alfred Dreyfus, 1899.

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Ille-et-Vilaine

[ eel-e-vee-len ]
/ il ɛ viˈlɛn /

noun

a department in W France. 2700 sq. mi. (7000 sq. km). Capital: Rennes.
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Rennes

/ (French rɛn) /

noun

a city in NW France: the ancient capital of Brittany. Pop: 206 229 (1999)

British Dictionary definitions for rennes (2 of 2)

Ille-et-Vilaine

/ (French ilevilɛn) /

noun

a department of NW France, in E Brittany. Capital: Rennes. Pop: 894 625 (2003 est). Area: 6992 sq km (2727 sq miles)
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