Alsace-Lorraine

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Alsace-Lorraine

n
(Placename) an area of NE France, comprising the modern regions of Alsace and Lorraine: under German rule 1871–1919 and 1940–44. Area: 14 522 sq km (5607 sq miles). German name: Elsass-Lothringen

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n.
a region in NE France, including the former provinces of Alsace and Lorraine.
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Alsace-Lorraine

[ˈælsæsləˈreɪn] NAlsacia-Lorena f

Alsace-Lorraine

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When I was a student in Paris in the late 1960s, the food that I ate in Jewish homes was French, with accents of Alsace Lorraine or Eastern Europebut food from North Africa was becoming more prevalent, in couscous restaurants and in street food.
CONTENDERS James Fanshawe, trainer of Spacious and Alsace Lorraine "I'd hoped the rain would hold off for Spacious because her very best form is on top of the ground.
The drop back in trip will be in her favour and she makes plenty of appeal ahead of Eleanora Duse and Alsace Lorraine.
KIEREN Fallon rose to his barnstorming best at Salisbury yesterday with a treble culminating in a Listed race success for Alsace Lorraine.
Despite a moderate pace, the 9-2 chance was able to propel herself clear with a smart turn of foot and came three lengths and a neck away from Chachamaidee and 6-4 favourite Alsace Lorraine.
ALSACE LORRAINE boasts a healthy record at Ascot and can further enhance the statistics with Listed success back at the Berkshire venue.
ALSACE Lorraine ran an excellent race in defeat at the Royal meeting and can gain compensation back at Ascot tomorrow.
NAOMI MATTHEW: 2.10 Sodashy, 2.45 Jehanbux, 3.20 Alsace Lorraine (nap), 3.55 Desert Recluse, 4.30 Breakheart, 5.05 First Post.
ASCOT: 1.50 Secret Society, 2.20 Midnight Cruiser, 2.50 CESARE (NAP), 3.25 Wigan Lane, 4.00 Alsace Lorraine, 4.35 Biniou, 5.10 Ivory Silk.
One that takes the eye though is the filly Alsace Lorraine trained just down the road from the July Course by James Fanshawe.