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  1. a department in central France. 2293 sq. mi. (5940 sq. km). Capital: Chartres.
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Examples from the Web for eure-et-loir

Historical Examples of eure-et-loir

  • From the village of Vernoy, in the province of Eure-et-Loir, sire.

    Roads of Destiny

    O. Henry

  • A native of Gallardon in Eure-et-Loir, he dwelt there with his wife and four children in the beginning of the nineteenth century.

  • Eure-et-Loir exports the products of its soil and live-stock; its imports include coal, wine and wearing apparel.

British Dictionary definitions for eure-et-loir


  1. a department of N central France, in Centre region. Capital: Chartres. Pop: 412 094 (2003 est). Area: 5940 sq km (2317 sq miles)
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