from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A town of northwest France northwest of Nantes on the Gulf of Saint-Malo, an inlet of the English Channel. Founded on the site of a 6th-century A.D. monastery, it was a base for French pirates in the 17th and 18th centuries. Population: 50,000.
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- proper n. A walled port city on the north coast of Brittany, France.
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