Vichy

[ vish-ee; French vee-shee ]
/ ˈvɪʃ i; French viˈʃi /

noun

a city in central France: provisional capital of unoccupied France 1940–1942; hot springs.
(often lowercase) vichy water.

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Vichy
/ (French viʃi, English ˈviːʃiː) /

noun

a town and spa in central France, on the River Allier: seat of the collaborationist government under Marshal Pétain (1940–44); mineral waters bottled for export. Pop: 26 528 (1999)Latin name: Vicus Calidus (ˈviːkəs ˈkælɪdəs)
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