Definitions for verdunvɜrˈdʌn, vɛr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Ver•dunvɜrˈdʌn, vɛr-(n.)

  1. a city in NE France, on the Meuse River. 26,927.

    Category: Geography (places)

  2. a city in S Quebec, in SE Canada. 60,246.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Verdun, battle of Verdun(noun)

    a battle in World War I (1916); in some of the bloodiest fighting in World War I the German offensive was stopped


  1. Verdun

    Verdun is a small city in the Meuse department in Lorraine in north-eastern France. It is a sub-prefecture of the department. Verdun is the biggest city in Meuse, although the capital of the department is the slightly smaller city of Bar-le-Duc.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Verdun

    a strongly fortified town in the department of Meuse, 35 m. W. of Metz; capitulated to the Germans in 1870 after a siege of six weeks.

Translations for verdun

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to lessen the strength etc of by mixing especially with water

You are supposed to dilute that lime juice with water.

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