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[eks-ley-ban; English eyks-ley-beynz] /ɛks leɪˈbɛ̃; English ˈeɪks leɪˈbeɪnz/
a town in SE France, N of Chambéry. Unabridged
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  • He was in Aix-les-Bains, a place which they had never heard of, making his fortune.

  • The errand that had brought her from Aix-les-Bains was confessedly a merciful one.

    The Place of Honeymoons Harold MacGrath
  • Try such-and-such a diet for a month, then go to Aix-les-Bains.

    A Poor Man's House

    Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  • He would go to Aix-les-Bains which was close by, and would return in the evening.

    The Belovd Vagabond William J. Locke
  • We are going to Paris to-morrow, and then on to Aix-les-Bains.

  • I took tickets for Aix-les-Bains, and we had our only quarrel on that trip.

    Ruskin Relics W. G. Collingwood
  • Here I find some friends and together we go to Aix-les-Bains.

    Winged Wheels in France Michael Myers Shoemaker
  • She's in Paris with her mother—on their way to Aix-les-Bains.

    The Awkward Age Henry James
  • Then I went to Aix-les-Bains, and came on the scene just after a frightful row.

    Name and Fame Adeline Sergeant
  • I see that I am instructed to ask about the attempt on her life at Aix-les-Bains.

    Name and Fame Adeline Sergeant
British Dictionary definitions for Aix-les-Bains


/French ɛkslebɛ̃/
a town in E France: a resort with sulphurous springs. Pop: 25 732 (1999)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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