- a city in central Belgium, NW of Brussels.
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They had flown as far as Ninove and Alost, but found the country there clear.The War in the Air; Vol. 1
Alost, at a sign from him, started off westward through the woods.The Moonlit Way
Robert W. Chambers
They are pouring in by all the roads from Alost and Termonde.
Looking for shells at Alost, you understand, was like looking for shells on the seashore.
They said that they were going to make the people of Alost pay for the losses sustained by the Germans.
- a town in central Belgium, in East Flanders province. Pop: 76 852 (2004 est)Flemish name: Aalst
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