Digue

n.1.A bank; a dike.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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La digue de Saguia (Niamey) a cede et la digue en terre au niveau du 1er pont cote Est est submergee, selon la direction Nationale des Ressources en eau, au ministere de l'Hydraulique.
Villa Authentique, a boutique hotel in La Digue, Seychelles has launched its new responsive website which is designed and developed to bring the best web presence with not only its high end and boutique presence in La Digue, but also its absolutely stunning interior and location to create a rich online experience that reflects the hotels warmth and hospitality.
Dali a precise [beaucoup moins que] qu'on est en train de realiser la deuxieme jetee de 750 ml qui sera accostable ainsi qu'une digue de 210 m pour creer une plage de 2 km sur le cote ouest [beaucoup plus grand que].
CYCLING ON LA DIGUEThe pace of life on La Digue is slow and unhurried.
Mobilisant des investissements de l'ordre de 70 millions de dirhams, ce projet, destine a recevoir 70 barques de peche, consistera en l'amenagement d'une digue principale d'une longueur de 180 metres lineaires (ml), d'une contre-digue d'une longueur d'environ 115 ml, d'un terre-plein avec une surface de l'ordre de 6.000 m2 et d'un bassin a flot (5.800 m2).
The Seychelles Grande Anse on La Digue rated worldOs best beach.
Jules Radegonde is one who benefits, because the eco-system of his home island of La Digue is still largely intact.
NOON: After a heavenly morning snorkelling alongside parrot fish, crabs and sea turtles at Coco Island, off La Digue in the Seychelles, I would spend a lazy afternoon on the beach eating a packed lunch of cold meats.
I also enjoy going to La Digue [de Villers] as they have excellent fish and you can see the sunset from the restaurant." Criquette Head-Maarek, leading trainer "My preference is for La Digue as it is out of town and on the coast - super seafood on the beach and you can watch the sun setting.
London, May 17 (ANI): Prince William and his wife Kate, honeymooning in Seychelles, have chartered a super luxury yacht to cruise between former pirate hideouts Praslin and La Digue.
With a population of just 25,000, Port Victoria is Africa's smallest capital and is serviced by the Seychelles International Airport.   Mahé, along with satellite islands Praslin and La Digue, form a cluster of inner islands that are the cultural and economic hub of the nation.  In total, there are 115 islands that occupy a land area of 455km2 in the western Indian Ocean between 4 and 10 degrees south of the equator.
Despres ella desitja anar amb mi a pregar a l'esglesia, on hi ha enterrats els meus ancestres i els seus; i esguarda tot al voltant les efigies i digue: "Quant de temps passara abans que nosaltres jaiem aqui esculpits junts?" I vaig creure sentir el vent pel pomerar com si xiuxiueges, "Quant de temps?".