- a city in NW Algeria.
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Tlemcen was finally taken, and the whole of Algeria annexed.In Morocco
If I can get no news of him there, I'll go to Tlemcen myself.Simon the Jester
William J. Locke
I did feel so guilty when you talked about your motoring with Mr. Caird to Tlemcen.
It impressed Stephen, and he consented at once to "try their luck" at Tlemcen.
At Tlemcen, where within the memory of man locusts had never appeared, the ground was covered with them.The Insect World
- a city in NW Algeria: capital of an Arab kingdom from the 12th to the late 14th century. Pop: 177 000 (2005 est)
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