Beauvais


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Beauvais

(French bovɛ)
n
(Placename) a market town in N France, 64 km (40 miles) northwest of Paris. Pop: 55 392 (1999)

Beau•vais

(boʊˈveɪ)

n.
a city in NW France. 56,725.
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In the bedroom in which this passage ended, Bernouin encountered Madame de Beauvais, like himself intrusted with the secret of these subterranean love affairs; and Madame de Beauvais undertook to prepare Anne of Austria, who was in her oratory with the young king, Louis XIV.
When Madame de Beauvais appeared at the door and announced the cardinal, the child, who had been absorbed in the pages of Quintus Curtius, enlivened as they were by engravings of Alexander's feats of arms, frowned and looked at his mother.
As I was saying; if Monsieur Manette had not died; if he had suddenly and silently disappeared; if he had been spirited away; if it had not been difficult to guess to what dreadful place, though no art could trace him; if he had an enemy in some compatriot who could exercise a privilege that I in my own time have known the boldest people afraid to speak of in a whisper, across the water there; for instance, the privilege of filling up blank forms for the consignment of any one to the oblivion of a prison for any length of time; if his wife had implored the king, the queen, the court, the clergy, for any tidings of him, and all quite in vain;--then the history of your father would have been the history of this unfortunate gentleman, the Doctor of Beauvais.
On the other hand, he was assiduous at the great and the small schools of the Rue Saint Jean de Beauvais.
At Beauvais they stopped two hours, as well to breathe their horses a little as to wait for Porthos.
At a league from Beauvais, where the road was confined between two high banks, they fell in with eight or ten men who, taking advantage of the road being unpaved in this spot, appeared to be employed in digging holes and filling up the ruts with mud.
Contract award notice: The purpose of this contract is to implement recurrent training actions as part of the training plan for the beauvais hospital center.
We are pleased to announce 10 new routes for winter 2018 in Paris Beauvais, Marseille, Nantes and Bordeaux, which will go on sale on the Ryanair.
In addition to new business opportunities through new airport entries, we help our existing customers and locations to be more competitive, operate more efficiently and safely through investments such as the new depot at Beauvais.
A conversation between NRHA president and CEO Bill Lee and Kenny Beauvais, president and CEO of Hardware Distribution Warehouses (HDW), helped deepen a relationship for The Fuller Center of Housing NWLA.
Douty-Perez and her husband, Julio, of Framingham; a grandson, William David Douty-Perez; a brother, Charles Beauvais of North Fort Myers, Fla.
But the delay meant it could no longer land at Beauvais, north of Paris, because of night-time flying restrictions.