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[French blan-veel]
  1. a town in S Quebec, in E Canada, near Montreal.
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Historical Examples of blainville

  • Every year the inhabitants of Blainville proceed to Chaussey to fish for lobsters.

    The Ocean World:

    Louis Figuier

  • Blainville is of opinion that they belong to the family of the Nayades.

    A Conchological Manual

    George Brettingham Sowerby

  • There is an amusing instance of the kind related in Blainville's Travels.

  • The first volume of Blainville on the Organization of Animals.

  • Those intelligent and amusing travellers, Breval, Keysler, and Blainville have carefully avoided the above strange mistakes.

    The Dance of Death

    Francis Douce