[san maw-rees] /sɛ̃ mɔˈris/
a river in S Quebec, Canada, flowing S and SE to the St. Lawrence River at Three Rivers: lower course in valley called La Mauricie. 325 miles (523 km) long.
noun 1. a town in NE France, on the Meuse River, NW of Nancy: captured by American forces 1918. Saint-Mihiel /French sɛ̃mjɛl/ noun 1. a village in NE France, on the River Meuse: site of a battle in World War I, in which the American army launched its first offensive in France
noun 1. a seaport in W France, on the Loire estuary. Saint-Nazaire /French sɛ̃nazɛr/ noun 1. a port in NW France, at the mouth of the River Loire: German submarine base in World War II; shipbuilding. Pop: 65 874 (1999)
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noun 1. of Cusa [kyoo-zuh] /ˈkyu zə/ (Show IPA), 1401–1464, German cardinal, mathematician, and philosopher. German Nikolaus von Cusa. 2. Grand Duke, 1856–1929, Russian general in World War I. 3. Saint, flourished 4th century a.d, bishop in Asia Minor: patron saint of Russia; protector of children and prototype of the legendary Santa Claus. 4. a […]
noun 1. a suburb of Paris in N France. noun 1. a town in N France, on the Seine: an industrial suburb of Paris; famous flea market. Pop: 39 722 (1999)