- a city in central Belgium, NW of Brussels.
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They had flown as far as Ninove and Alost, but found the country there clear.The War in the Air; Vol. 1
Alost, at a sign from him, started off westward through the woods.The Moonlit Way
Robert W. Chambers
Looking for shells at Alost, you understand, was like looking for shells on the seashore.
They are pouring in by all the roads from Alost and Termonde.
Other crimes on noncombatants at Alost belong to the end of the month of September.
- a town in central Belgium, in East Flanders province. Pop: 76 852 (2004 est)Flemish name: Aalst
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