Jemappes

[ French zhuh-map ]
/ French ʒəˈmap /

noun

a town in SW Belgium, near Mons: French victory over Austrians 1792.

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Jemappes
/ (French ʒəmap) /

noun

a town in SW Belgium, in Hainaut province west of Mons: scene of a battle (1792) during the French Revolutionary Wars, in which the French defeated the Austrians
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