Artois definition by Webster's New World
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historical region of N France, on the Strait of Dover
Artois definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A historical region and former province of northern France near the English Channel between Picardy and Flanders. It was ruled at various times by Flanders, Burgundy, Austria, and Spain.