- a city in N France, near the Belgian border.
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A chance seedling found in a garden of the town of Tourcoing, Fr.The Pears of New York
U. P. Hedrick
Now, in the case of Tourcoing, there was none of this, for the French at Tourcoing were surprised.
As at Tourcoing, so at Mouveaux, a desperate attempt was made to hold the position.
Roubaix and Tourcoing were entered in the afternoon of October 18, 1918.
Tourcoing was to be the first heavy blow that should begin to settle matters, Fleurus was to clinch them.The French Revolution
- a town in NE France: textile manufacturing. Pop: 93 540 (1999)