Pronunciation: (lī'unz for 1; lē-ôn' or, sometimes, lī'unz for 2), [key]
1. Joseph Aloysius, 1879–1939, Australian statesman: prime minister 1932–39.
2. French, Lyon. a city in and the capital of Rhone, in E France at the confluence of the Rhone and Saône rivers. 462,841.
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