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Côte d'A·zur

 (kōt′ də-zo͝or′, dä-zür′)
The Mediterranean coast of southeast France. It is known for its fashionable resorts.
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Côte d'Azur

(French kot dazyr)
n
(Placename) the Mediterranean coast of France, including the French Riviera: forms an administrative region with Provence
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Noun1.Côte d'Azur - the French part of the RivieraCote d'Azur - the French part of the Riviera  
Riviera - a coastal area between La Spezia in Italy and Cannes in France; "the Riviera contains some of Europe's most popular resorts"
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The European Investment Bank (EIB), on 2 March, granted a 150 million loan to the Communaute d'Agglomeration Nice Cote d'Azur (CANCA) for the construction of the new Nice tramway (Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur region in the south of France).
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In the summer of 1972, Sir Hugh sent his helicopter to Paris to pick up Maurice and bring him to the Cote d'Azur. Sir Hugh then whisked Maurice off to what he believed to be the best restaurant in France, La Bonne Auberge in Antibes.
Dubliner Angela Cavendish, a property developer on the Cote d'Azur, said that the Petit Cap is the most expensive real estate in the world - with prices sometimes determined by the depth of buyers' pockets.
5 May, 3 & 24 June, 7 July, 24 Sept and 1 Oct, 8 days from pounds 649 THIS is a holiday of universal appeal as there are many highlights, the Cote d'Azur, Monte Carlo, the millionaires' playground, the delightful harbour towns of Rapello and Portofino and of course The Riviera of Flowers.
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For example, commencing 18th August, a seven-night stay at Eurocamp's Les PEcheurs parc on the beautiful COte d'Azur costs just pounds 627 for a family of five, including transport.
This EIB loan will support the implementation of the 2003-2005 ICAS programme of additional investment in motorways already commissioned undertaken by ASF and the Societe des Autoroutes Esterel, Cote d'Azur, Provence, Alpes (ESCOTA) on their networks.