Neuchâtel

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geographical name Neu·châ·tel \ˌnü-shä-ˈtel, ˌnyü-, ˌnə(r)-, ˌnœ-\

Definition of Neuchâtel

  1. 1 canton in western Switzerland in the Jura Mountains bordering France area 308 square miles (798 square kilometers), population 176,402

  2. 2 commune on Lake of Neuchâtel (area 84 square miles, or 218 square kilometers), population 33,000 The commune of Neuchâtel is the capital of the canton of Neuchâtel.


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