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Verne

 (vûrn, vĕrn), Jules Gabriel 1828-1905.
French writer who is considered the founder of modern science fiction. His novels include Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864) and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873).

Verne

(vɜːn; French vɛrn)
n
(Biography) Jules (ʒyl). 1828–1905, French writer, esp of science fiction, such as Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea (1870) and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873)

Verne

(vɜrn)

n.
Jules, 1828–1905, French novelist.
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VERNE as much at home in voyaging through the air as in journeying "Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.
This struck from all three allusions to Edgar Poe and Jules Verne, and such platitudes as naturally rise to the lips of the most intelligent when they are talking against time, and dealing with a new invention in which it would seem ingenuous to believe too soon; and the question of the telephone carried them safely back to the big house.
Por otra parte, Verne, con cien anos de anterioridad fue un buen guia para imaginar el tipo de problemas tecnicos que los ingenieros en astronautica confrontarian mas tarde.
University of La Verne College of Law students took part in a national dialogue on access to justice Thursday as part of President Obama's "Champions of Change" campaign, a weekly online conversation from the White House designed to encourage individuals to make positive change in their communities.
UK-based data centre campuses developer Verne Global announced on Wednesday the availability of its colocation service from its 18-hectacre campus in Keflavik, Iceland.
WELL known American actor Verne Troyer is heading to Teesside.
Installations can also reflect on issues of current significance, as did Joseph Couturier's illumination of the Hotel de Ville and the Musee des Beaux Arts buildings in the Place des Terreaux, entitled "Sans Dessus Dessous," after the Jules Verne novel.
The moment I saw Verne, she was squeezed between a queue of KathNiel fans in the lobby of SMX Convention Center for this year's AsiaPOP Comicon.
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At the end of his excellent article on the novels De la Terre a la Lune (From the Earth to the Moon) and Autour de la Lune (Around the Moon) by Jules Verne (S&T: June 2015, p.
VERNE TROYER has said Mini-Me is such a big character in Austin Powers, he is sure he'll be making an appearance in the new sequel.