Grasse


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Grasse

 (grăs, gräs)
A town of southeast France west of Nice. Probably founded in Roman times, it was an independent republic in the 1100s. The city has long been noted for its perfume industry.

Grasse

(grɑs)

n.
a city in S France. 37,673.
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Archer and her son and daughter, like every one else in New York, knew who these privileged beings were: the Dagonets of Washington Square, who came of an old English county family allied with the Pitts and Foxes; the Lannings, who had intermarried with the descendants of Count de Grasse, and the van der Luydens, direct descendants of the first Dutch governor of Manhattan, and related by pre-revolutionary marriages to several members of the French and British aristocracy.
Now when we fell in with the mounsheers, under De Grasse, d’ye see, we hid aboard of us a doctor—”
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Grasse is especially known for its fragrant May rose, the pale pink flower that blooms in May, and jasmine.
Grasse, the author of journal and newspaper articles about the Old West, relates the story of the Bisbee Massacre, when five outlaws attempted to rob Goldwater & Castaneda's Mercantile store, which was also the local bank, in the mining town of Bisbee in the Arizona Territory in 1883.
Also entered is Canadian Andre De Grasse, a former standout for USC who won bronze in Rio in a personal-best 9.
The house acquired a shuttered 17th-century perfumery in Grasse called Les Fontaines Parfumees, and renovated it for this purpose.
EDT - Though authorities have ruled out terrorism, the 17-year-old student arrested Thursday morning for a shooting at a Grasse, France, high school may have been inspired by a previous incident.
La nouvelle a ete annoncee, jeudi, a l'issue d'un entretien entre le president de la delegation speciale de Monastir Nabil Hmida et le Baron Kleiner de Grasse, president de l'organisation internationale World Day of Knights, en visite en Tunisie a l'occasion du passage de la flamme internationale de l'amitie.
Honouring the heritage of Grasse (France), which is considered as the perfume capital of the world, this collection brings together ingredients from close and distant lands to create rare fragrances, with superior Grasse expertise.
TORONTO: Canadian sprinting sensation Andre De Grasse won his second Pan American Games gold medal in three days but it was the United States that dominated the athletics competition on Friday.