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Al·sace

 (ăl-săs′, -sās′)
A region and former province of eastern France between the Rhine River and the Vosges Mountains. Along with neighboring Lorraine, it was annexed by Germany in 1871 after the Franco-Prussian War and returned to France by the Treaty of Versailles (1919).
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Alsace

(ælˈsæs; French alzas)
n
(Placename) a region and former province of NE France, between the Vosges mountains and the Rhine: famous for its wines. Area: 8280 sq km (3196 sq miles). Ancient name: Alsatia German name: Elsass
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Al•sace

(ælˈsæs, -ˈseɪs, ˈæl sæs, -seɪs)

n.
1. a region and former province of NE France, between the Vosges mountains and the Rhine.
2. a metropolitan region in NE France. 1,624,000; 3196 sq. mi. (8280 sq. km). Cap.: Strasbourg.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Alsace - a region of northeastern France famous for its winesAlsace - a region of northeastern France famous for its wines
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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Translations
Elsass
AlsaceElzas
Alzacja

Alsace

[ˈælsæs] NAlsacia f
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Alsace

[ælˈsæs] nAlsace f
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Alsace

ndas Elsass
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Alsace

[ælˈsæs] nl'Alsazia
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The first described onychophorans from Costa Rica were collected in the Nineteenth Century around San Jose, capital of the country, by the Alsacian naturalist Paul Biolley.
Head over to Place d'Austerlitz for an even bigger helping of Alsacian food and wines at the Market of Christmas Delights.