Clermont-Ferrand


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Cler·mont-Fer·rand

 (klĕr-mōN′fə-räN′, -fĕ-)
A city of central France west of Lyon. Clermont was founded in Roman times and merged with Montferrand, a 12th-century town, in 1731.

Clermont-Ferrand

(French klɛrmɔ̃fɛrɑ̃)
n
(Placename) a city in S central France: capital of Puy-de-Dôme department; industrial centre. Pop: 140 957 (2011)

Cler•mont-Fer•rand

(klɛr mɔ̃ fɛˈrɑ̃)

n.
a city in central France. 161,203.
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He told us that the army was disbanded, and that he should return by Chateauroux, Clermont-Ferrand, Le Puy, and Nimes; and, if I had any money, he prayed me to leave it for him at Nimes, with an inn-keeper with whom I had dealings.
Contract notice: Mastery of work - transformation of a building of social housing offices with local building activities length - 48 boulevard lafayette - clermont-ferrand
Flights to Clermont-Ferrand began on the weekend, services to Pau followed shortly after and the initial flight to Beziers is scheduled to begin on Friday.
One of the more distinguished of these is the International Festival of Clermont-Ferrand (February 4-12).
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The French Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival and Market is due to showcase two Iranian films in its International Competition section.
TRW, Farmington Hills, MI, and Michelin, Clermont-Ferrand, France, signed a technical cooperation agreement to develop and market tire pressure monitoring devices for the passenger car and light truck industries.
In Clermont-Ferrand the workers in blue overalls, joined by some colleagues from other European countries and left-wing politicians, stopped work at the town's five Michelin factories to rally outside the group's headquarters.
University Hospital of Clermont-Ferrand, Clermont-Ferrand, France; ([dagger]) Laboratoire Departemental d'Analyses Veterinaires, Lempdes, France; ([double dagger]) Direction Departementale de l'Agriculture et de la Foret, Prefecture du Puy-de-Dome, Lempdes, France
The 62-year-old hit on the winning formula after moving from Aberdeen to its twin city of Clermont-Ferrand six years ago.
The research team came from the Biopharmaceutics department, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Clermont-Ferrand, France, and BioAlliance Pharma.
Location of works, place of delivery supplies or performance: of Clermont-Ferrand AIA
An Air Littoral aircraft operating from Paris' Charles de Gaulle airport to Clermont-Ferrand in central France was searched on 4 December after a potential bomb threat was found on board.