- a city in and the capital of Tarn-et-Garonne, in S France, N of Toulouse.
- a department in S France. 1440 sq. mi. (3730 sq. km). Capital: Montauban.
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From Barcelona you can get direct to Nîmes, and on to Montauban.
And you suspect this Charles Rabel at Montauban to be the fugitive—eh?
His daughters were still at Montauban—the eldest in a convent.The Huguenots in France
The conference was held at a league's distance from Montauban.A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times
Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
It was exhibited at the Salon in 1806, and is now at Montauban.Ingres
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- a city in SW France: a stronghold in the 16th and 17th centuries, taken by Richelieu in 1629. Pop: 51 855 (1999)
- a department of SW France, in Midi-Pyrénées region. Capital: Montauban. Pop: 214 488 (2003 est). Area: 3731 sq km (1455 sq miles)
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