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Bern

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geographical name \ˈbərn, ˈbern\

Definition of Bern

  1. 1 canton NW & W cen Switzerland area 2327 square miles (6027 square kilometers), pop 947,100

  2. 2 city, its ∗ & ∗ of Switzerland on the Aare pop 122,469

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