meaning of ARRONDISSEMENT

ARRONDISSEMENT meaning in General Dictionary

A subdivision of a department

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  • A subdivision of a department.

ARRONDISSEMENT meaning in Law Dictionary

In France, among subdivisions of a department.


ARRONDISSEMENT meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1807, "administrative subdivision of a French division," from French, virtually "a rounding," from stem of arrondir "to make circular," from a- "to" (see ad-) + rond "round" (see round (adj.)).


ARRONDISSEMENT - German to English

arrondissement


ARRONDISSEMENT - French to English

area


ARRONDISSEMENT meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A subdivision of a department.


Sentence Examples with the word ARRONDISSEMENT

LA CALLE, a seaport of Algeria, in the arrondissement of Bona, department of Constantine, 56 m.

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