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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
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
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.
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