Definition of Ypres in English:


Syllabification: Y·pres
Pronunciation: /ˈēpr(ə)
  • A town in northwestern Belgium, near the border with France, in the province of West Flanders; population 34,812 (2008). It was the scene of some of the most bitter fighting during World War I (see Ypres, Battle of). Flemish name Ieper.

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