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(French nɑ̃ˈtɛr)
(Placename) a town in N France, on the Seine: an industrial suburb of Paris. Pop: 90 903 (2006)



a city in N France: W suburb of Paris. 90,371.
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Toward the end of the fourth day of the journey Athos and Aramis reached Nanterre, which place they cautiously passed by on the outskirts, fearing that they might encounter some troop from the queen's army.
The procession was met at Nanterre by a brilliant escort of cavaliers and carriages.
After the shootings, Nanterre Mayor Jacqueline Fraysse said Durn shouted, "Kill me, kill me" as he was subdued in the council chamber.
Nanterre, l'equipe surprise des play-offs 2013, a pris une option sur le titre de champion de France de basket-ball, apres sa victoire (70-60) devant Strasbourg, mardi au stade Pierre-de-Coubertin a Paris, qui lui permet de mener la serie 2 a 1.