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Gers

(zhĕr), department (1990 pop. 174,700), SW France. AuchAuch
, town (1990 pop. 24,728), capital of Gers dept., SW France, in Gascony, on the Gers River. It is a farm market and commercial center with a variety of manufactures and an important trade in Armagnac brandy, poultry, wine, and grain.
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Gers

a department of SW France, in Midi-Pyr?n?es region. Capital: Auch. Pop.: 175 055 (2003 est.). Area: 6291 sq. km (2453 sq. miles)
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