Grenoble

[ gruh-noh-buh l; French gruh-naw-bluh ]
/ grəˈnoʊ bəl; French grəˈnɔ blə /

noun

a city in and the capital of Isère, in SE France.

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Definition for grenoble (2 of 2)

Isère
[ ee-zair ]
/ iˈzɛər /

noun

a river in SE France, flowing from the Alps to the Rhone River. 150 miles (240 km) long.
a department in SE France. 3180 sq. mi. (8235 sq. km). Capital: Grenoble.
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British Dictionary definitions for grenoble (1 of 2)

Grenoble
/ (ɡrəˈnəʊbəl, French ɡrənɔblə) /

noun

a city in SE France, on the Isère River: university (1339). Pop: 153 317 (1999)

British Dictionary definitions for grenoble (2 of 2)

Isère
/ (French izɛr) /

noun

a department of SE France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Grenoble. Pop: 1 128 755 (2003 est). Area: 7904 sq km (3083 sq miles)
a river in SE France, rising in the Graian Alps and flowing west and southwest to join the River Rhône near Valence. Length: 290 km (180 miles)
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