Definition of Belleau Wood in English:

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Belleau Wood

Pronunciation: /beˌlō ˈwo͝od/
A forest east of Paris, France, and just east of Château-Thierry, the scene of a June 1918 US victory over the Germans during World War I. French name Bois de Belleau.

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Syllabification: Bel·leau Wood

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