Anglo-French


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An·glo-French

(ăng′glō-frĕnch′)
adj.
Of, relating to, or between England and France or their peoples; English and French.

Anglo-French

adj
1. of or relating to England and France
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) of or relating to Anglo-French
n
(Languages) the Norman-French language of medieval England

An•glo-French

(ˈæŋ gloʊˈfrɛntʃ)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or involving England and France, or their peoples.
2. of or pertaining to Anglo-French.
n.
3. the French language as used in England from the Norman Conquest to the end of the Middle Ages. Abbr.: AF
[1850–55]
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Noun1.Anglo-French - the French (Norman) language used in medieval England
French - the Romance language spoken in France and in countries colonized by France
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he asked, in the Anglo-French dialect used in religious houses.
Money seems to talk loudest now in terms of European success and it is five years since the last non Anglo-French club - Leinster - ruled the continent.
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The Welsh, Irish, Italian and Scottish unions were against the Anglo-French plans but it's believed a peace deal is close to agreement following secret talks with representatives of Premier Rugby Limited, which is the umbrella body for England's top-flight clubs, in London.
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We've heard that other people want to be involved in European competitions, that's why we've left the door open and expect it to be more than an Anglo-French competition.
In a further development, it was reported that two Welsh regions had made initial inquiries about playing in the Anglo-French event.
The Anglo-French bloc argue they were left with no alternative than to do their own thing, given the intransigence of the celtic and Italian position.
James Barr goes beyond this to show how Anglo-French rivalry and suspicions affected Palestine and Syria, mandates, respectively, of Great Britain and France.
In James' book review of "A Line in the Sand: the Anglo-French Struggle for the Middle East, 1914-1948" she describes it as a story of shameless bigoted self-interest and in the interwar years the occupying powers reaped the fruits of their bullying, cajoling, lying .
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Their discussions are likely to focus on the eurozone debt crisis, Anglo-French relations and foreign policy, officials said.

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