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Cam·brai

 (käN-brĕ′, kăm-brā′)
A city of northern France south of Douai. Dating to pre-Roman times, it was a prosperous textile-manufacturing town from the 15th century to the 17th century.

Cambrai

(French kɑ̃brɛ)
n
(Placename) a town in NE France: textile industry: scene of a battle in which massed tanks were first used and broke through the German line (November, 1917). Pop: 33 738 (1999)
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The League of Cambray, comprehending the Emperor, the King of France, the King of Aragon, and most of the Italian princes and states.
The travellers made a hasty breakfast and started off for Assurghur, after skirting for a little the banks of the small river Tapty, which empties into the Gulf of Cambray, near Surat.
cambric = a fine white linen, originally from Cambray in Flanders}
Becky had it made into a pelisse for herself, in which she rode in the Bois de Boulogne to the admiration of all: and you should have seen the scene between her and her delighted husband, whom she rejoined after the army had entered Cambray, and when she unsewed herself, and let out of her dress all those watches, knick-knacks, bank-notes, cheques, and valuables, which she had secreted in the wadding, previous to her meditated flight from Brussels
The project comprises the improvement of an area of cheltenham high street and cambray place, the construction of planters and new street furniture.
Aparece como consecuencia de la accion de la enzima alinasa sobre la aliina, un compuesto azufrado presente en ajos, cebollas, cebollitas de cambray y el poro.
James Fennell, under the stage name Cambray, performed Othello but, as the Morning Chronicle reported: despite having an "uncommonly powerful" voice he had not yet learned to modulate it so that "the volume of his voice, sometimes overwhelmed his judgment, and carried all discrimination and propriety before it" (13 October 1787).
Disgraced former sergeant Christopher Jon Cambray, 43, admitted a string of child sex and child porn offences last September.
En Zimatlan, por ejemplo, el kilo de jitomate, papa cambray, mango manila y chile serrano costaba 10 pesos; en contraste, la mencionada cadena vendia el kilo de jitomate a 37 pesos, el de papa cambray a 26.
1 Landslide Guatemala: Guatemala City, Santa Catarina Pinula, El Cambray Dos June 2-5 Flash Benin, Ghana, Togo Floods Overall Insured Losses Losses Original Original Date Values Values Deaths April 25 4,800 210 9,000 May- 3,670 June June- 1,250 Aug.
According to Joseph Cambray, 'Synchronicity then is broadened to that aspect of our narrative truth that is not based on cause and effect rationality but reveals itself through the emergence of self-organizing features that evoke a feeling of surprise, from curiously mild serendipities to stunning coincidences of great significance' (Cambray, 2009: 107).
Cambray Mutual Holding Company, the parent company of Gouverneur Bancorp and majority shareholder of Bancorp stock, has received its third member and regulatory approval to waive its right to dividends, according to a statement by the bank.