A view of Ajaccio, Corsica.Licensed from iStockPhoto
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seaport & chief city of Corsica, on the W coast; birthplace of Napoleon: pop. 59,000
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A city of western Corsica, France, on the Gulf of Ajaccio, an inlet of the Mediterranean Sea. Ajaccio was the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte. Population: 51,000.