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Drôme

(French drom)
n
(Placename) a department of SE France, in Rhône-Alpes region. Capital: Valence. Pop: 452 652 (2003 est. Area: 6561 sq km (2559 sq miles)
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Noun1.Drôme - an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargodrome - an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
airdock, hangar, repair shed - a large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained
airfield, flying field, landing field, field - a place where planes take off and land
air terminal, airport terminal - a terminal that serves air travelers or air freight
control tower - a tower with an elevated workspace enclosed in glass for the visual observation of aircraft around an airport
heliport - an airport for helicopters
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Essas evidencias tem-se fundamentado na observacao de que lesoes em diferentes regioes do cortex ocasionam diferentes sin dromes neuropsicologicas (Benson & Miller, 1997; Cummings, 1995; Estevez-Gonzales et al., 2000; Faw, 2003; Tekin & Cummings, 2002).
Caldwell told Slade that there had been some intelligence before we left that a lot of German kites had been on patrol all day and a lot more on advance dromes at readiness so we sort of expected it.