Definition of Argonne in English:

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Argonne

Pronunciation: /ärˈɡän/ /ˈärˌɡän/

Entry from US English dictionary

A wooded plateau in northeastern France, near the Belgian border. The region is thinly populated. A major Allied offensive was staged here during World War I; during World War II the region was occupied by Germany from 1940 until 1944.
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