Loir-et-Cher


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Loir-et-Cher

(French lwareʃɛr)
n
(Placename) a department of N central France, in Centre region. Capital: Blois. Pop: 318 853 (2003 est). Area: 6422 sq km (2505 sq miles)
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Dulles, VA-based electric propulsion systems interest WaveCrest Laboratories recently announced that France's Matra Manufacturing & Services, with the support of the Loir-et-Cher General Council, previewed to Tour de France riders and spectators last week WaveCrest's "high-performance" TidalForce electric bicycles.
Baker has been writing about nineteenth-century rural life in the department of Loir-et-Cher since the 1960s.