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Montreuil

[mawn-trœ-yuh] /mɔ̃ˈtrœ yə/
noun
1.
a suburb of Paris, in N France.
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  • The route of the column was by a byroad, between Doue and Montreuil.

    No Surrender! G. A. Henty
  • The next night, according to my calculation, they repose at Montreuil.

    Imaginary Conversations and Poems Walter Savage Landor
  • "You are," said Montreuil, opening the case, and producing a sword.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • The action seemed to give Montreuil a signal for which he had hitherto waited.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Montreuil disappeared from Paris, almost as suddenly as he had appeared there.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Montreuil early perceived my bias of temper: he might have corrected it and with ease.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Montreuil had a vast power over me; he could mould me at his will.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Montreuil did not: he had an object to serve, and he sacrificed our whole house to it.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • Montreuil, then, by different pleas, won over Gerald and myself.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • That evening, to my surprise, I was privately visited by Montreuil.

    Devereux, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
British Dictionary definitions for Montreuil

Montreuil

/French mɔ̃trœj/
noun
1.
an E suburb of Paris: formerly famous for peaches, but now industrialized. Pop: 90 674 (1999)
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