Definition of Alsace in English:

Alsace

Line breaks: Al¦sace
Pronunciation: /alˈsas
 
, alzas/
A region of NE France, on the borders with Germany and Switzerland. Alsace was annexed by Prussia, along with part of Lorraine (forming Alsace-Lorraine), after the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1, and restored to France after the First World War.

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