- a city in and the capital of Puy-de-Dôme, in central France.
- a mountain in central France. 4805 feet (1465 meters).
- a department in central France. 3095 sq. mi. (8015 sq. km). Capital: Clermont-Ferrand.
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Examples from the Web for clermont-ferrand
Its the man who was at the inn at Clermont-Ferrand, and who offered to be our guide.
To motorists Clermont-Ferrand is about the most important city in France.The Car That Went Abroad
Albert Bigelow Paine
Dane can take you in the car to Clermont-Ferrand this afternoon.The Motor Maid
Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson
I told her, waving a hand in the direction of Clermont-Ferrand.The Mountebank
William J. Locke
Alfred had much difficulty in making him understand that it would be much better to use post-horses as far as Clermont-Ferrand.
- a city in S central France: capital of Puy-de-Dôme department; industrial centre. Pop: 137 140 (1999)