Villeurbanne


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Villeurbanne

(vēlürbän`), city (1990 pop. 119,848), Rhône dept., E central France, a suburb E of LyonsLyons,
Fr. Lyon , city (1990 pop. 422,444), capital of Rhône dept., E central France, at the confluence of the Rhône and Saône rivers. As an economic center and a densely populated metropolis it is second only to Paris.
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. It is a major industrial center; metals, machines, textiles, and chemicals are produced there.

Villeurbanne

a town in E France: an industrial suburb of E Lyon. Pop.: 124 215 (1999)
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In the March 3 NATURE, Pablo Jensen of Claude-Bernard University (Lyon I) in Villeurbanne, France, and his collaborators at Boston University describe a simple model that generates a variety of branched structures.
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