Caen


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Caen

 (käN)
A city of northern France southwest of Le Havre. A Huguenot stronghold in the 1500s and 1600s, it is the burial place of William the Conqueror.

Caen

(kɒŋ; French kɑ̃)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in NW France. Pop: 112 790 (2008)

Caen

(kɑn; Fr. kɑ̃)

n.
a city in NW France, SW of Le Havre. 117,119.
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Caen
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From Boulogne to Dieppe, from Dieppe to Caen, from Caen to Tours--trying with all her might to be respectable, and alas
The scouts reported further, that this party meeting with some others who had been at similar work elsewhere, they all united into one, and drafting off a few men with the killed and wounded, marched away to Lord Mansfield's country seat at Caen Wood, between Hampstead and Highgate; bent upon destroying that house likewise, and lighting up a great fire there, which from that height should be seen all over London.
He went through Islington; strode up the hill at Highgate on which stands the stone in honour of Whittington; turned down to Highgate Hill, unsteady of purpose, and uncertain where to go; struck off to the right again, almost as soon as he began to descend it; and taking the foot-path across the fields, skirted Caen Wood, and so came on Hampstead Heath.
Preventive and corrective maintenance of lifts and lifts the University Hospital of Caen.
Caen have shown they can compete with top-flight clubs this term, beating Ajaccio and taking Lille to a penalty shootout after a 3-3 draw in the French Cup.
We look forward to this new relationship with Dot Hill," said Caen Engineering's Executive Vice President Martin Calderwood.
The teams at the Caen R&D center, which number close to 800 engineers and researchers, are developing ground-breaking technologies for four of NXP's focus areas (Mobile & Personal, Home, Multimarket Semiconductors and Identification).
Relegation-haunted Caen faxed Dons on Wednesday and asked the Pittodrie club to name their price for the free-scoring star.
After arriving at the Ferry Building at noon via motorcade, Caen strolled to the stage as onlookers pressed against the barricades.
The Monaco and Angers reverses were in front of Les Sang et Or faithful, while Caen also won August's League Cup clash 2-1.
The cancer is inoperable,'' Caen writes in today's San Francisco Chronicle.