geographical name

variants or Flemish Bergen
commune in the Wallonia region of southwestern Belgium population 94,500

Note: Mons serves as capital of the province of Hainaut.

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“Mons.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

Medical Definition


plural montes ˈmän-ˌtēz How to pronounce mons (audio)
: a body part or area raised above or demarcated from surrounding structures (as the papilla of mucosa through which the ureter enters the bladder)

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