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Aix-les-Bains

[eks-ley-ban; English eyks-ley-beynz] /ɛks leɪˈbɛ̃; English ˈeɪks leɪˈbeɪnz/
noun
1.
a town in SE France, N of Chambéry.
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  • It was in the month of July that we were married, and we went to Aix-les-Bains for the honeymoon.

    If Only etc. Francis Clement Philips and Augustus Harris
  • He was in Aix-les-Bains, a place which they had never heard of, making his fortune.

  • Hector was called away from Paris to go and stay with his mother at Aix-les-Bains; for a fortnight two letters arrived every day.

  • We are going to Paris to-morrow, and then on to Aix-les-Bains.

  • Sick lady on the way, via Culoz to Aix-les-Bains, must not be disturbed.

    The Passenger from Calais Arthur Griffiths
  • I took tickets for Aix-les-Bains, and we had our only quarrel on that trip.

    Ruskin Relics W. G. Collingwood
  • At first he had thought that the help wanted was the help usually wanted at Aix-les-Bains.

    At the Villa Rose A. E. W. Mason
  • Here I find some friends and together we go to Aix-les-Bains.

    Winged Wheels in France Michael Myers Shoemaker
  • Again, he was discomfited by her behavior in the train, shortly after their departure from the station at Aix-les-Bains.

    Name and Fame Adeline Sergeant
  • She's in Paris with her mother—on their way to Aix-les-Bains.

    The Awkward Age Henry James
British Dictionary definitions for Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

/French ɛkslebɛ̃/
noun
1.
a town in E France: a resort with sulphurous springs. Pop: 25 732 (1999)
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