Cantal


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Cantal

(French kɑ̃tal)
n
1. (Placename) a department of S central France, in the Auvergne region. Capital: Aurillac. Pop: 148 359 (2003 est). Area: 5779 sq km (2254 sq miles)
2. (Cookery) a hard strong cheese made in this area
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In France the circle of Cantal measures six miles across; at Ceyland the circle of the island is forty miles, which is considered the largest on the globe.
as in the case of the glaciers) we suppose them to have taken place at corresponding distances in Europe: -- then would the land from the North Sea to the Mediterranean have been violently shaken, and at the same instant of time a large tract of the eastern coast of England would have been permanently elevated, together with some outlying islands, -- a train of volcanos on the coast of Holland would have burst forth in action, and an eruption taken place at the bottom of the sea, near the northern extremity of Ireland -- and lastly, the ancient vents of Auvergne, Cantal, and Mont d'Or would each have sent up to the sky a dark column of smoke, and have long remained in fierce action.
Affairs of some importance had detained the family in Paris longer than their wont; but when September came, and they were able to leave town at last for an estate in Auvergne, her father entreated me to spend a couple of months with them in an old chateau hidden away among the mountains of Cantal.
Mumtaz said in press statements that the meeting focused on the necessity for expanding the joint cooperation in all domains, explaining that the Central African official expressed his country's appreciation to Sudan's stances supporting peace and stability in the Cantal Africa Republic .
Patrick Antonio, Arnel Cantal, Claude Bautista,Arthuro Suarez, Arman Santos, Emman Pichay,Tiny Meneses,Ruben Tan,Tady Palma,Jojo Gatlabayan,Joseph Canelas, John Gutierrez,Capt.
Mi fyddaf yn defnyddio cantal het, trontal cwpan, tonnen bacwn, golwyth o facwn ac wy.
By day, explore this verdant RhAaAaAeA ne-Alpine region, with an amble throu the ancient forests and meadows of the Livradois Forez natural park around the auberge, or venture a bit further to hike the well-marked footpaths below the sharp peaks of Monts Dore or Cantal regions.
The historical French snubbing of vegetables as being somehow peasant-y or, shamefully, only suitable for animal feed, is, thankfully, ignored in the central regions of Cantal and Auvergne.
Rhoderick Armamento, Quezon police provincial director, said operatives from the Tiaong anti-illegal drug team in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) nabbed Enrico Cantal alias 'Barok', 40, after he sold a sachet of 'shabu' (methamphetamine hydrochloride) to an undercover cop in Barangay (village) Anastacia around 2:30 a.
About the north-western boundary of the last-mentioned parish it turns north through Cantal, Yelwell, and Kulkyne, and discharges into the Murray at the south-east corner of Colignan.
French media released photos purporting to be of a fully-veiled Boumeddiene, posing with a crossbow, in what they said was a training session in 2010 in the mountainous Cantal region.