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 (klĕr-mōN′fə-räN′, -fĕ-)
A city of central France west of Lyon. Clermont was founded in Roman times and merged with Montferrand, a 12th-century town, in 1731.


(French klɛrmɔ̃fɛrɑ̃)
(Placename) a city in S central France: capital of Puy-de-Dôme department; industrial centre. Pop: 140 957 (2011)


(klɛr mɔ̃ fɛˈrɑ̃)

a city in central France. 161,203.
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Headquartered in Clermont-Ferrand, France, Michelin is present in 170 countries, has 112,300 employees and operates 68 production plants in 17 countries.
Crepin, 47, was given a four-month suspended sentence and banned from tending bar for a year in Clermont-Ferrand, France.
Back in the lab, Anne-Marie Delort of Blaise Pascal University in Clermont-Ferrand, France, and her team provided a feast of carbohydrates commonly kicked into the atmosphere by earthlings.
About Quantel Medical Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Clermont-Ferrand, France, Quantel Medical is a global ophthalmic medical device company dedicated to developing leading technologies to improve the treatment of ocular diseases.
CLERMONT-FERRAND, France (TAP) - A top adviser to President Francois Hollande stepped down on Friday following media accusations of a past conflict of interest between a previous role working for the state and work for the drugs industry, a source at Hollande's office said.
The team now anticipates an invitation to the ISF World Championships which take place in Clermont-Ferrand, France, next year.
He returns to Greenville, SC, from the Michelin Group's global headquarters in Clermont-Ferrand, France, where he has served as president of Michelin's global truck tires division since January 2006.
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He takes over from Vince McGurk, 48, who is joining parent company Euromaster Group to take on the new position of European Operations Progress Director at Euromaster Group's head office in Clermont-Ferrand, France.
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Based in Clermont-Ferrand, France, PB Mesures is a services company specializing in the calibration and repair of laboratory instruments and equipment, such as spectrophotometers and centrifuges.