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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A feudal castle or fortress in France.

Usage examples (33)
  • One suggestion is opening luxury hotels in chateaux including Chambord in the central Loire Valley and Rambouillet outside Paris.
  • My parents lived in one of those country houses called chateaux, which are merely old houses with pointed roofs, to which are attached three or four adjacent farms.
  • There may be nothing architecturally new in these modern 'chateaux' and
  • Hangard Chateau -- one of the finest chateaux in France. for more
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