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Fri·u·li

 (frē′ə-lē′, frē-o͞o′lē)
A historical region and former duchy of Italy in present-day northeast Italy and Slovenia. Occupied by the Romans in the second century bc, it became a Lombard duchy in the sixth century ad and was conquered by various peoples and states before being ceded to Italy in 1866 (the western part) and 1919 (the eastern part). Eastern Friuli was awarded to Yugoslavia by treaty in 1947, passing to Slovenia upon Slovenia's independence from Yugoslavia in 1991.
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Friuli

(Italian friˈuːli)
n
(Placename) a historic region of SW Europe, between the Carnic Alps and the Gulf of Venice: the W part (Venetian Friuli) was ceded by Austria to Italy in 1866 and Eastern Friuli in 1919; in 1947 Eastern Friuli (except Gorizia) was ceded to Yugoslavia
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Noun1.Friuli - a Rhaeto-Romance dialect spoken in northeastern Italy
Rhaeto-Romance, Rhaeto-Romanic - Romance dialects spoken in parts of southeastern Switzerland and northern Italy and the Tyrol
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At a shout from the boat, the chain that closes the mouth of the port was lowered and in a second they were, as Dantes knew, in the Frioul and outside the inner harbor.
A strange, barren and (almost) uninhabited world hides 30 minutes from Marseille's Vieux Port: the Frioul Archipelago.
In 2014, Wilkinson's culinary journey brought him to the Middle East where he furthered his experience as Sous Chef at Pacha Ibiza Dubai's French fine dining restaurant, Frioul, as Head Chef at The Sportsman's Arms in Abu Dhabi, and most recently as Private VVIP Chef at the exclusive Al Gurm Villas.
In 2014, Danny's culinary journey brought him to the Middle East where he furthered his experience as sous chef at Pacha Ibiza Dubai's French fine dining restaurant, Frioul, as head chef at The Sportsman's Arms in Abu Dhabi, and most recently as private VVIP chef at the exclusive Al Gurm Villas.
Venu de Gorizia, le groupe puise ses origines dans les iles des Frioul en Italie, de la Slovenie, de l'Autriche ou encore de la Bosnie et de la Serbie.Une richesse musicale bien metissee et brodee...
Further surveys would complete the knowledge of its chorology, especially on the Finocchiarola islets where Hymenolobus revelieri was identified (Jeanmonod & Gamisans, 2007; Paradis & Piazza, 2002; Riviere & al., 2012), and on two islands of the Marseille archipelagoes (Pomegues (Frioul) and Riou), where one of us (FB) had the opportunity to observe two stations Hymenolobus procumbens subsp.
The Basilica Notre Dame is an ornate hilltop cathedral with fine views, while a boat trip to the Frioul islands takes only 20 minutes.
Or hop on a boat to the Frioul islands, which takes around 20 minutes but feels like a world away.
The UAE venues include Brasserie Flo, La Piscine and Le Beaujolais in Abu Dhabi, and Le Frioul, STAY by Yannick Alleno and Vogue Cafe in Dubai.
Racing in Marseille One Design, held at one of France's top sailing venues on the Rade Sud between the city's famous Prado beach and the offA[degrees]lying Frioul Islands, kicked off on September 30 with the final race scheduled for four days later on October 3.