Le Mans

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Sarthe

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noun
a department in NW France. 2411 sq. mi. (6245 sq. km). Capital: Le Mans.
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Le Mans (French lə mɑ̃)
 
n
a city in NW France: scene of the first experiments in motoring and flying; annual motor race. Pop: 146 105 (1999)

Sarthe (French sart)
 
n
a department of NW France, in Pays de la Loire region. Capital: Le Mans. Pop: 536 857 (2003 est). Area: 6245 sq km (2436 sq miles)

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le mans

city, capital of Sarthe departement, Pays de la Loire region, northwestern France. Situated in the former province of Maine, the city lies southwest of Chartres at the confluence of the Sarthe and Huisne rivers.

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