Besançon(redirected from Besançon, France)
Also found in: Encyclopedia.
A city of eastern France east of Dijon. It is an industrial center noted for the manufacture of clocks and watches.
(Placename) a city in E France, on the Doubs River: university (1422). Pop: 121 012 (2006)
a city in E France: Roman ruins. 119,687.