Definitions for vaudvoʊ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a canton in W Switzerland. 605,677; 1239 sq. mi. (3210 sq. km).
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Cap.: Lausanne.; German, Waadt.
A canton of Switzerland
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a canton in the W. of Switzerland, between Jura and the Bernese Alps; is well cultivated, yields wines, and its inhabitants Protestants; the capital is Lausanne.