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Definitions for arrondissement
əˈrɒn dɪs mənt, ˌær ənˈdis-; Fr. a rɔ̃ disˈmɑ̃; -mənts; Fr. -ˈmɑ̃ar·rondisse·ment

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  1. arrondissement(Noun)

    An administrative division in some French- or Dutch-speaking countries

  2. arrondissement(Noun)

    A borough, a submunicipal administrative division

  3. Origin: From arrondissement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arrondissement(noun)

    a subdivision of a department

  2. Origin: [F., fr. arrondir to make round; ad + rond round, L. rotundus.]


  1. Arrondissement

    Arrondissement is any of various administrative divisions of France, Belgium, certain other Francophone countries, and the Netherlands.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Arrondissement

    ar-ron′dēs-mäng, n. a subdivision of a French department, comprising a number of communes. [Fr.—arrondir, to make round.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arrondissement in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arrondissement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of arrondissement in a Sentence

  1. Robert Bonhomme:

    If you really want to experience Paris the local way, don't waste your money at fancy restaurants or tourist spots. Instead, buy a €15 bottle of wine, some cheese, and, a baguette and have a picnic and people watch in Buttes Chaumont (in the 19th arrondissement.)

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