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Reimsor Rheims (rēmz, răNs)
A city of northeast France east-northeast of Paris. One of the most important cities of Roman Gaul, it was long the site of the coronation of French kings. In World War II the unconditional German surrender was signed at Allied headquarters here on May 7, 1945.
Reims(riːmz; French rɛ̃s) or
(Placename) a city in NE France: scene of the coronation of most French monarchs. Pop: 188 078 (2006)
or Rheims(rimz; Fr. rɛ̃s)
a city in NE France: cathedral; unconditional surrender of Germany May 7, 1945. 181,985.
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|Noun||1.||Reims - a city in northeastern France to the east of Paris; scene of the coronation of most French kings; site of the unconditional German surrender in 1945 at the end of World War II|