Pronunciation: (ven-dē'), [key]
—n. Chiefly Law.
the person to whom a thing is sold.
Pronunciation: (vän-dā'), [key]
a department in W France, on the Atlantic: royalist revolt 1793–95. 450,641; 2709 sq. mi. (7015 sq. km). Cap.: La Roche-sur-Yon.
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