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Trois-Rivières

 (trwä rē-vyĕr′)
A city of southern Quebec, Canada, at the confluence of the St. Lawrence and St. Maurice Rivers. Founded in 1634, it grew as a port and a center of the a pulp and paper industry.
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Trois-Rivières

(French trwɑ rivjɛr)
n
(Placename) a port in E Canada, in Quebec on the St Lawrence River: one of the world's largest centres of newsprint production. Pop: 46 264 (2001). English name: Three Rivers
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Three′ Riv′ers


n.
a city in S Quebec, in SE Canada, on the St. Lawrence. 55,240. French, Trois-Rivières.
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According to reports in MSN, the woman was at a skydiving centre in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, on August 10 and had jumped off an airplane.
In the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres, the Canadian at the wheel of an Audi R8 LMS GT4 won the GT Sport class in the second race after a rival had hit his car in race one and he was forced to retire.
With popular original programs such as Occupation double, L'amour est dans le pre, and Un souper presque parfait, V Media owns and operates television stations in Montreal, Quebec, Saguenay, Sherbrooke, and Trois-Rivieres, and has affiliate stations in Gatineau, Riviere-du-Loup and Val-d'Or.
The store at 200 Sainte-Madeleine Boulevard in Trois-Rivieres received the Excell-Service Trophy.
This is the thirteenth such one I've been involved with and it is for Benjamin Preston who, although from Upper Canada, served at Trois-Rivieres. He is buried north of Trenton, Ontario.
AAR will perform the work at its Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facility at Trois-Rivieres Airport in Quebec, previously known as Premier Aviation.
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This year's tournament is Tuesday August 25th through Sunday August 30, 2015 at the University of Trois-Rivieres in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec.
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