- a city in and the capital of Haute-Marne, in NE France.
Also called Chau·mont-en-Bas·si·gny [shoh-mawn-ahn-ba-see-nyee] /ʃoʊˈmɔ̃ ɑ̃ ba siˈnyi/.
- a department in E France. 2416 sq. mi. (6255 sq. km). Capital: Chaumont.
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Examples from the Web for chaumont
Have you seen Chaumont, which she so unwillingly received in exchange?In Chteau Land
Anne Hollingsworth Wharton
On Chaumont's release in 1764, he waited upon his deliverer to thank him.The Huguenots in France
Chaumont is feudal, if you please; but the modern spirit is in possession.A Little Tour in France
The day was sad, and in the evening the supper was silent at the chateau of Chaumont.Cinq Mars, Complete
Alfred de Vigny
They were married on Thursday, the 30th of July, at Chaumont.The Woman of Mystery
- a department of NE France, in Champagne-Ardenne region. Capital: Chaumont. Pop: 190 983 (2003 est). Area: 6257 sq km (2440 sq miles)
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