Nagykőrös (nŏˈdyəköˈrösh) [key], town (1991 est. pop. 26,947), central Hungary. It is the center of a grain and fruit-growing region and has an old Reformed church, a college, and a town hall. The poet John Arany was born in Nagykőrös.
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