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lande

(lɑ̃d)
n
(Physical Geography) a type of moorland in SW France
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With him came Aylward and Hordle John, armed as of old, but mounted for their journey upon a pair of clumsy Landes horses, heavy-headed and shambling, but of great endurance, and capable of jogging along all day, even when between the knees of the huge archer, who turned the scale at two hundred and seventy pounds.
On the other side lay a strip of vineyard, and beyond it the desolate and sandy region of the Landes, all tangled with faded gorse and heath and broom, stretching away in unbroken gloom to the blue hills which lay low upon the furthest sky-line.
She, the daughter of a petty baron, who boasted for all his domains but a ruinous tower, and an unproductive vineyard, and some few leagues of the barren Landes of Bourdeaux, her name was known wherever deeds of arms were done, known wider than that of many a lady's that had a county for a dowery.
"Yes, it was related to me, a poor bishop, lost in the middle of the Landes, that the king had taken you as the confidant of his amours."
Es freut mich dass dies so ist, denn es muss, in ein haupts:achlich degree, h:oflich sein, dass man auf ein occasion like this, sein Rede in die Sprache des Landes worin he boards, aussprechen soll.
We will disguise ourselves as monster pulchinellos or shepherds of the Landes, and we shall have complete success."
Krishna called up the policeman -- Patna's SP Shivdeep Waman Lande -- while claiming that he did not create any fake Facebook account and promising to refund the money.
"I'm in a bit of a jam," Vladimir Lande explained when asking if a scheduled telephone interview could be postponed.
The Spartans announced the hiring of 40-year-old Makana Apo on Monday to take over for Terry Lande, who resigned last month after an unprecedented run of success over the past 10 years at the Class 3A level.
The two officers -- Shivdeep Waman Lande and Kim Sharma -- have many fake Facebook accounts in their names where they are referred to as " Dabangg" and " Lady Dabangg" after popular film characters.
Terry Lande, the most successful head coach in the history of Oregon 3A girls basketball, has resigned his position at Marist High School.
"We joke about it all the time," Marist coach Terry Lande said.