Verdun

geographical name
Ver·​dun | \ (ˌ)vər-ˈdən How to pronounce Verdun (audio) , ver- \

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1 or Verdun-sur-Meuse \ (ˌ)vər-​ˈdən-​ˌsu̇r-​ˈmyüz , -​ˈmərz How to pronounce Verdun (audio) , -​ˈməz , -​ˈmœz , ver-​ \ city in northeastern France on the Meuse River east-southeast of Reims population 18,513
2 former town on Montreal Island in southern Quebec, Canada

Note: Verdun is now part of the city of Montreal.

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“Verdun.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Verdun. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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