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Châteauroux

[shah-toh-roo]
noun
  1. a city in and capital of Indre, in central France.
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Indre

[an-druh]
noun
  1. a department in central France. 2667 sq. mi. (6910 sq. km). Capital: Châteauroux.
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Historical Examples of chateauroux

  • He lives in a pretty house near Chateauroux, in a flat country.

    Mauprat

    George Sand

  • Shall we call him, as haughty Chateauroux was wont of old, 'M.

    The French Revolution

    Thomas Carlyle

  • They are able, almost high people, this new Chateauroux Ministry, compared with some; and already show results.

  • The Duchess of Chateauroux then held the chief influence over the feeble Louis.

  • You may find food in Chateauroux, and stalls for your horses, and a man to take money; for there are still men there.

    A Gentleman of France

    Stanley Weyman


British Dictionary definitions for chateauroux

Châteauroux

noun
  1. a town in central France: 10th-century castle (Château-Raoul). Pop: 49 632 (1999)
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Indre

noun
  1. a department of central France in the Centre region. Capital: Châteauroux. Pop: 230 954 (2003 est). Area: 6906 sq km (2693 sq miles)
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