Pronunciation: (ē-zâr'), [key]
1. a river in SE France, flowing from the Alps to the Rhone River. 150 mi. (240 km) long.
2. a department in SE France. 860,378; 3180 sq. mi. (8235 sq. km). Cap.: Grenoble.
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