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[lahnd] /lɑ̃d/

a department in SW France. 3615 sq. mi. (9365 sq. km).
Capital: Mont-de-Marsan.
/French lɑ̃d/
a department of SW France, in Aquitaine region. Capital: Mont-de-Marsan. Pop: 341 254 (2003 est). Area: 9364 sq km (3652 sq miles)
a region of SW France, on the Bay of Biscay: occupies most of the Landes department and parts of Gironde and Lot-et-Garonne; consists chiefly of the most extensive forest in France. Area: 14 000 sq km (5400 sq miles)


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