La Manche


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La Manche

(French la mɑ̃ʃ)
n
(Placename) See Manche2
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Implementing agency : Conseil dpartemental de la Manche
La manche retour aura lieu le samedi 17 mars au stade de Rades a partir de 16h00.
The affirmation reflects the sound operating margin of La Manche, which we expect to remain around 13% in the medium term, its tax leeway and moderate debt.
Apres avoir dispute la finale aller samedi dernier a Blida face au TP Mazembe qui s'est soldee par un nul (1-1), le MOB s'apprete a disputer la manche retour dimanche prochain.
La peur de s'etre blesse a une semaine du Grand chelem sur gazon lui a fait perdre sa concentration et la manche apres avoir perdu deux fois son service.
It wasn't so much that it was a conditions chase for three-year-olds, which is of course unthinkable this side of La Manche, it was the name that was most intriguing, the Prix Weather Permitting.
We need to remember the medieval idea of resigning oneself to hell (the resignation ad infernum), "to be willing to march into hell for a heavenly cause" as Wasserman, Darion, and Leigh put it in their Man of La Manche.
The French call it La Manche, meaning "the sleeve".
ANSWERS: 1 The sense of touch; 2 You Only Live Twice (1967); 3 Larry Page and Sergey Brin; 4 The duck; 5 La Gioconda by Ponchielli; 6 Wigan; 7 Four: 11,13,17 and 19; 8 Iles de la Manche, or Iles Anglo-Normandes; 9 Gandhi; 10 Wellington.
The European Commission has concluded that the plan for the disposal of radioactive waste from the la Manche radioactive waste storage facility located in the region of Lower Normandy, France, both in normal operation and in the event of an accident of the type and magnitude considered in the general data, is not liable to result in any radioactive contamination, significant from the point of view of health, of the water, soil or airspace of another Member State.
It is the most phenomenal quiz ever published in the printed media" say La Gazette de la Manche in France.