- a city in N France, on the Seine near Paris.
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Examples from the Web for argenteuil
Before them lay the village of Argenteuil, apparently lifeless.Original Short Stories of Maupassant, Volume 1
Guy de Maupassant
From 1867 to 1874 and from 1880 to 1887 represented Argenteuil in House of Commons.
It does not appear at what point Argenteuil and Lavaltrie parted.Count Frontenac
William Dawson LeSueur
It must have been a strange scene in that chapel at Argenteuil.Studies in Medival Life and Literature
Edward Tompkins McLaughlin
I would have escorted him home safely after emptying our pot of Argenteuil.
- a suburb of Paris, France, with a convent (656) that became famous when Héloïse was abbess (12th century). Pop: 93 961 (1999)
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