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Cambrai

[ kahn-bre ]
/ kɑ̃ˈbrɛ /
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noun
a city in N France: battles 1917, 1918.
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Cambrai
/ (French kɑ̃brɛ) /

noun
a town in NE France: textile industry: scene of a battle in which massed tanks were first used and broke through the German line (November, 1917). Pop: 33 738 (1999)
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