Vaud


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Vaud

(French vo)
n
(Placename) a canton of SW Switzerland: mountainous in the southeast; chief Swiss producer of wine. Capital: Lausanne. Pop: 632 000 (2002 est). Area: 3209 sq km (1240 sq miles). German name: Waadt

Vaud

(voʊ)

n.
a canton in W Switzerland. 605,677; 1239 sq. mi. (3210 sq. km). Cap.: Lausanne. German, Waadt.
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My father was Swiss-- Canton de Vaud. My mother was French by blood, English by birth.
Some 40,000 cows graze in the summertime in high-altitude pastures in Vaud canton (state) in western Switzerland and each needs up to 150 liters (40 gallons) of water a day, authorities said.
"The situation is very worrying because Switzerland has not known a drought like that … since 1921," said Philippe Leuba, head of economy and sport for Vaud, who attended Tuesday's operation.
The move comes after many years of investment by INEOS in youth and community sports in Canton Vaud where the company has the headquarters of many of its businesses.
Federal rail operator SBB announced delays and restrictions on many rail routes due to the snow, with issues between Lausanne and Geneva, around Bern, Vallorbe in Vaud and Stabio in the canton of Ticino.
netplus offers residential and business services to over 100 cities in French speaking Valais, Vaud, and Fribourg.
The greatest increase --more than 70%--was measured in canton Vaud, with more than 4,200 applications in 2015, compared with 2,427 in 2014.
This marks the sixth EOS installation in the country and the first in a private healthcare center in the Vaud canton, EOS said.
Vaud is the chief Swiss area for the production of what?
Une collision frontale entre deux trains lundi soir a la sortie d'une gare de la Broye, dans le canton suisse de Vaud (ouest) a fait trente blesses dont plusieurs se trouvent dans un etat grave, indique-t-on aupres de la police.
The driver's body was found overnight in the wreckage of the crash at Granges-pres-Marnand in the canton of Vaud, police spokesman Jean-Christophe Sauterel said.