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a seaport in SE France: naval base.
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How to use Toulon in a sentence
Bonaparte with an immense armament sailed from Toulon for the conquest of Egypt.
Toulon, which had been seized by the French royalists, surrendered to the conventional troops.
However, he was executed at the bagne of Toulon four years later .Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z|Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
Toulon was threatened by the republicans both on the east and west, while on the north Lyons was closely besieged.The Political History of England - Vol. X.|William Hunt
Off Toulon, even had Hotham been beaten, his opponents would have been too roughly handled to carry out their mission.The Life of Nelson, Vol. I (of 2)|A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
British Dictionary definitions for Toulon
/ (French tulɔ̃) /
a fortified port and naval base in SE France, on the Mediterranean: naval arsenal developed by Henry IV and Richelieu, later fortified by Vauban. Pop: 160 639 (1999)
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