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Asnières

[ah-nyer] /ɑˈnyɛr/
noun
1.
a city in N central France, near Paris.
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  • I have my police at Paris, yes, and at asnieres, as well as at Savigny.

  • He must go to asnieres at once and try to find out what had happened.

  • The old fellow was sane enough, but he had suddenly recollected the asnieres baker, whom he had asked to call at his house.

    The Widow Lerouge Emile Gaboriau
  • In fact, M. Fortunat and his companion reached the asnieres Road in less than forty minutes.

    The Count's Millions Emile Gaboriau
  • By the beginning of October he was on active service, stationed now at asnieres, now at Colombes.

    The History of David Grieve Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • He had been told of a baker living at asnieres, and he had written to him, asking him to call at his house.

    The Widow Lerouge Emile Gaboriau
British Dictionary definitions for asnieres

Asnières

/French anjɛr/
noun
1.
a suburb of Paris, France, on the Seine. Pop: 75 837 (1999)
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