Eunice

Eunice (yōˈnĭs) [key], city (1990 pop. 11,162), St. Landry parish, S central La.; inc. 1895. It lies in an oil and agricultural region in which sugarcane, rice, and cotton are produced. Its manufactures include machinery and clothing. A campus of Louisiana State Univ. is there.

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