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(Placename) the French name for Ghent



a port in NW Belgium, at the confluence of the Scheldt and Lys rivers: treaty 1814. 232,620. French, Gand. Flemish, Gent.
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Noun1.Gand - port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial centerGand - port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry
Belgique, Belgium, Kingdom of Belgium - a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization
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Men in their senses do not quit their hotel in the Rue du Helder, their walk on the Boulevard de Gand, and the Cafe de Paris.
The English diplomatists went off to Teoplitz and Kissingen, their French rivals shut up their chancellerie and whisked away to their darling Boulevard de Gand.
Apres un premier entrainement sur le court en terre battue installe a Gand pour la finale de la Coupe Davis, les Britanniques se sont montres heureux de la qualite de l'installation.
FM Muhammad Javad Zarif will visit Syria gand discuss a "new plan" by the Islamic republic to help resolve the conflict there, his spokeswoman said.
com)-- Celebrity chefs Gale Gand and Sara Moulton are joining The Balancing Act, Lifetime Television's morning news magazine show.
ENCHANTIN Gand hugely entertaining new film from Aardman Animations about a pampered pet mouse who ends up in the sewers of London.
Chocolate is popular for the holidays and is favored over vanilla,'' says Gale Gand, a Chicago-based pastry chef, Food Network host of ``Sweet Dreams'' and author of the new ``Chocolate & Vanilla,'' with Lisa Weiss (Clarkson Potter/Publishers; $22.
In addition to Lagasse, other popular Food Network hosts, including Rachael Ray, Alton Brown and Gale Gand, will cook with their own children, with the goal of showing parents how to introduce kids to cooking.
McClaren, who left Derby in February to replace Brian Kidd as Alex Ferguson's assistant, has watched them win 17 games gand draw six.
Acclaimed Chef and TV Personality Gale Gand to Judge Contest to Benefit Share Our Strength[R]
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Splurge on Valentine's Day and for upcoming spring festivities with fabulous sweets from the recently released ``Gale Gand's Short and Sweet: Quick Desserts With Eight Ingredients or Less,'' by Gale Gand and Julia Moskin (Clarkson Potter/Publishers; $27.