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[sham-blee, shahm-; French shahn-blee]
  1. a city in S Quebec, in E Canada.
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Examples from the Web for chambly

Historical Examples

  • Montgomery sent a detachment to capture Chambly for the sake of its artillery.

    Canada: the Empire of the North

    Agnes C. Laut

  • The party was twenty-five days on its march from Deerfield to Chambly.

  • In 1861 he was elected to the House of Assembly for the county of Chambly.

  • The British fort at Chambly was besieged, and surrendered October 18th.

    The Greater Republic

    Charles Morris

  • Two days after the disease had appeared in camp, the troops were ordered to Chambly.