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Noun1.Anser - typical geeseAnser - typical geese        
bird genus - a genus of birds
Anatidae, family Anatidae - swimming birds having heavy short-legged bodies and bills with a horny tip: swans; geese; ducks
Anser cygnoides, Chinese goose - very large wild goose of northeast Asia; interbreeds freely with the greylag
Anser anser, graylag, graylag goose, greylag, greylag goose - common grey wild goose of Europe; ancestor of many domestic breeds
Chen, subgenus Chen - wild goose having white adult plumage
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They had passed the Tete de Morte, were now off the Anse du Pharo, and about to double the battery.
Our destination is the Bonne Anse Plage holiday park in Charente Maritime, half way between La Rochelle and Bordeaux on the west coast.
Kaputas Beach, Turkey; Dhigurah Island, Maldives; Ile aux Nattes, Madagascar; Cala Goloroitze, Italy; Los Roques, Venezuela; Long Beach, Canada; Grand Anse, Grenada; Boulders Beach, South Africa; Lanikai Beach, USA; Cala Mitjana, Spain; Shoal Bay, Anguilla; One Foot Island, Cook Islands; Ao Nang, Thailand; Radhanagar Beach, India; Eagle Beach, Aruba; Ageeba Beach, Egypt; Diani Beach, Kenya; and Cannon Beach, USA.
In 1962 the local representatives of Haiti's strongman in the capital, the man with a black hat, started assuming power in Anse Bleue, and even Mesidor allies himself with them in time.
The sampling frame consisted of 116 enumeration areas in Petite Anse and 25 in Cerca Carvajal.
Address: Anse Takamaka, Praslin, Seychelles Tel: +248 429 6000 Verdict: A perfect hideout, if you want a holiday filled with pampering.
The figure of repetition at the novel's end, the new Mrs Bundren whom Anse obtains during, for all we know, only his second visit to Jefferson, leaves us wondering about the narrative arc: what, if anything, were we supposed to gain from the experience of reading the novel?
AFP France quoted police spokesman Jean Toussaint as saying the man's injuries looked like a shark bite, and reported that the victim had been diving in the Anse Lazio area.
On August 1, a 36-year-old French tourist died in Anse Lazio following another suspected shark attack.
The two victims had been at Grande Anse to see rare giant turtles that lay their eggs in the sand there.
Lucia This summer, guests at the Jade Mountain and Anse Chastanet resorts in St.
and we test health cookers 17 Our Tricks of the Trade this week cover everything from saucepans to sofas 18 See one style for a cosy night in - to buy on a budget or break the bank THIS WEEK'S PAGE 1 PICTURE Our front page picture this week, which shows the beautiful Palm Beach in Grand Anse Bay, Grenada, is by 4 CORNERS IMAGES/ SCHMID REINHARD