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Vosges

[vohzh]
noun
  1. a range of low mountains in NE France: highest peak, 4668 feet (1423 meters).
  2. a department in NE France. 2279 sq. mi. (5905 sq. km). Capital: Épinal.
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  • Vittel, Bains, Bussang—all in the Vosges—yet it continues to hold up its head.

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • The social aspect of Vosges travel is one of its chief charms.

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • From Nancy by way of pinal we may easily reach the heart of the Vosges.

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • Fortunately for the lover of nature no English writer has as yet popularized the Vosges.

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • How sweet and pastoral are these cool resting-places in the heart of the Vosges!

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards


British Dictionary definitions for vosges

Vosges

noun
  1. a mountain range in E France, west of the Rhine valley. Highest peak: 1423 m (4672 ft)
  2. a department of NE France, in Lorraine region. Capital: Épinal. Pop: 381 277 (2003 est). Area: 5903 sq km (2302 sq miles)
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