Achate

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Ach´ate


n.1.An agate.
1.
1.Purchase; bargaining.
2.Provisions. Same as Cates.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Summary: La France va arreter d'acheter "a titre national" du petrole a l'Iran, a declare hier jeudi le ministere francais des Affaires etrangeres, sans dire ce que representent a ce jour ces achats realises par le groupe Total.