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a.1.Designating or conforming to either of the scales used by the French chemist Antoine Baumé in the graduation of his hydrometers; of or relating to Baumé's scales or hydrometers. There are two Baumé hydrometers. One, which is used with liquids heavier than water, sinks to 0° in pure water, and to 15° in a 15 per cent salt solution; the other, for liquids lighter than water, sinks to 0° in a 10 per cent salt solution and to 10° in pure water. In both cases the graduation, based on the distance between these fundamental points, is continued along the stem as far as desired.
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Mademoiselle Louise Francoise de la Baume le Blanc, the daughter of the Marquise de la Valliere," said Madame, ceremoniously.
As Bees In spring time, when the Sun with Taurus rides, Poure forth thir populous youth about the Hive In clusters; they among fresh dews and flowers Flie to and fro, or on the smoothed Plank, The suburb of thir Straw-built Cittadel, New rub'd with Baume, expatiate and confer Thir State affairs.
Baume & Mercier remains true to the brand's original founders' motto, from 1830: "Accept only perfection, only manufacture watches of the highest quality.
Baume & Mercier, a Swiss luxury watchmaker, has announced the auctioning of special creations, done in collaboration with three of the region's most well-known designers, Hussein Bazaza, Zayan Ghandour and Rula Galayini.
Pop star Lily, 32, and DJ and producer Mark, 41, have got closer since he split from his wife Josephine de la Baume, 32.
Artists often hold a divergent view of the same world we share, and Baume takes full advantage of this ethos, using Frankie's reflections and wavering mental health as a way to keep us guessing whether her perpetual suffering and experiments are a form of art in itself.
Silla describes her terror as La Baume turns into a dark, nightmarish world with creaking boards, menacing presences heard but unseen, and a dark pit from which her abusive father's voice is heard.
Officials at the inauguration of Baume & Mercier's newest boutique in Riyadh.
The two companies announced an agreement to create exclusive limited edition watches that Baume & Mercier will reveal later this year.
Before that, informed people told the news agency that Richemont was seeking a buyer for Paris-headquartered Chloe and was also looking into the possibility of selling Swiss watch brand Baume & Mercier SA.
We were staying a couple of hours up the coast near Frejus and neighbouring St Raphael at Keycamp's La Baume parc.