Roussillon [roo-see-yohn; French roo-see-yawn] EXAMPLES| noun a historic region in S France, on the border of Spain and the Mediterranean Sea.
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Others have thought, but mistakenly, that it was Collioure in Roussillon.
On the south he added Roussillon, on the east Alsace, on the northeast Artois.
Also, she asked for some of our Roussillon as a payment for what she had done.
The term which is sometimes used, clover of Roussillon, also shows this.
Alphonse De Candolle
Corps of observation were formed in Roussillon and Lorraine.
British Dictionary definitions for roussillon Roussillon noun a former province of S France: united with Aragon in 1172; passed to the French crown in 1659; now forms part of the region of Languedoc-Roussillon Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012