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Aveyron

(ävārôN`), department (1990 pop. 270,144), S central France, in Guienne. RodezRodez
, city (1993 pop. 26,794), capital of Aveyron dept., S France. It is a farm trade center; gloves and plastics are made. An episcopal see since the 4th cent., it was the historic capital of Rouergue. An impressive northern Gothic cathedral (13th–16th cent.) is there.
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Aveyron

a department of S France in Midi-Pyrénées region. Capital: Rodez. Pop.: 266 940 (2003 est.). Area: 8771 sq. km (3421 sq. miles)
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So, holding that thought, we make the long journey to the Aveyron, a region known for its amazing river activities, including canyoning and canoeing, as well as adventure circuits, bungee jumping and cycling.
In the Aveyron it is grown to an enormous size with stems as wide as your hand and beautiful tasty green leaves, deep emerald green and shiny and as big as rhubarb leaves.
The second house, Aveyron, has been purchased by the owner of Cardiff estate agent Thomas George.
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The legendary midfielder has recently invested in French fourth division club Rodez Aveyron, who are based in his wife's home town, Zidane staged a match for the team at their ground to help raise cash for the club coffers and a local children's charity.
For less than the price of the average tiara, spend a weekend in a farmhouse in Aveyron in the Midi- Pyrnes where lakeside resorts are an hour's drive from peaks, waterfalls, chasms and hot springs.
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Mrs Zidane is set to take charge of her home-town club Rodez Aveyron of the French fourth division after Zidane stepped in to buy a share.
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Despite a draw against hosts Rodez and a 5-0 loss to Aveyron, Wales went through to the Super 12s and a further three games.