- a town in and the capital of Aveyron, in S France.
- a department in S France. 3387 sq. mi. (8770 sq. km). Capital: Rodez.
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The old capital of Rouergne, and later of the Comt of Rodez, is one.
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The Romanesque cathedral at Rodez was supplanted by the present one in 1277.How France Built Her Cathedrals
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I come to the time when I was ten years old and at Rodez College.Insect Adventures
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Great was my delight at Rodez to find a bright, cheerful, spick and span hotel, newly opened since last year.
- a department of S France in Midi-Pyrénées region. Capital: Rodez. Pop: 266 940 (2003 est). Area: 8771 sq km (3421 sq miles)
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