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Pierrefonds

[pyer-fawn]
noun
  1. a former city in S Quebec, Canada, now part of Montreal.
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Historical Examples

  • Then there has been a falling-off in the pools of Pierrefonds?

    The Man in the Iron Mask

    Alexandre Dumas, Pere

  • I have just heard that they are at Pierrefonds, of all places, to-day.

    Swann's Way

    Marcel Proust

  • So it came to this; that she could not prevent him from going to Pierrefonds if he chose to do so.

    Swann's Way

    Marcel Proust

  • They all followed the king to Pierrefonds and then to Compigne.

  • Then has there been a falling-off in the pools of Pierrefonds?