arrondissement

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French arrondissement.

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  • IPA(key): /əˈɹɒnˌdɪsˈmənt/

Noun[edit]

arrondissement (plural arrondissements)

  1. An administrative division in some French- or Dutch-speaking countries
  2. (Quebec) A borough, a submunicipal administrative division

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From arrondir +‎ -ment.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.ʁɔ̃.dis.mɑ̃/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

arrondissement m (plural arrondissements)

  1. rounding
  2. Arrondissement
  3. (Canada) Arrondissement, a borough (submunicipal administrative division)

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

arrondissement m (plural arrondissements)

  1. (government) arrondissement (an administrative division in some countries)