Aargau

geographical name
Aar·​gau | \ ˈär-ˌgau̇ How to pronounce Aargau (audio) \
variants: or French Argovie \ ˌär-​gō-​ˈvē How to pronounce Argovie (audio) \

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canton in northern Switzerland bordering on Germany; capital Aarau area 542 square miles (1409 square kilometers), population 550,900

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“Aargau.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aargau. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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