geographical name — see Ieper

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Ypres — Fr. /ee prddeu/; Brit. or facetious /wuy peuhrz/, n. a town in W Belgium: battles 1914 18. 34,758. Flemish, Ieper. * * * ▪ Belgium (French), Flemish  Ieper   municipality, West Flanders province (province), western Be …   Universalium

  • Ypres — noun 1. battle in World War I (1917); an Allied offensive which eventually failed because tanks bogged down in the waterlogged soil of Flanders; Germans introduced mustard gas which interfered with the Allied artillery • Syn: ↑battle of Ypres,… …   Useful english dictionary

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