a large freight canoe having a raised gunwale at the bow and stern.
noun 1. a city in S Quebec, in E Canada, N of Montreal.
[mawn-trœ-yuh] /mɔ̃ˈtrœ yə/ noun 1. a suburb of Paris, in N France. /French mɔ̃trœj/ noun 1. an E suburb of Paris: formerly famous for peaches, but now industrialized. Pop: 90 674 (1999)
/French mɔ̃trø/ noun 1. a town and resort in W Switzerland, in Vaud canton on Lake Geneva; annual television festival. Pop: 22 454 (2000)
[mon-trohz] /mɒnˈtroʊz/ noun 1. James Graham, Marquis of, 1612–50, Scottish supporter of Charles I. /mɒnˈtrəʊz/ noun 1. James Graham, 1st Marquess and 5th Earl of Montrose. 1612–50, Scottish general, noted for his victories in Scotland for Charles I in the Civil War. He was later captured and hanged