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manchet

(ˈmæntʃɪt)
n
(Cookery) a good-quality wheat bread
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Assabah Iraqi Newspaper devoted its front page to talk about the visit with a picture that covered half of the page of His Highness the Amir written "Welcome to Mesopotamia" While referring to its main report Manchet (Kuwait and Iraq are close to resolving the outstanding issues between them).
Main features: this consultation concerns the construction of a 90 mm diameter hdpe pipe, capable of withstanding a pressure of 15 bars, in the manchet valley, as well as the installation of irrigation equipment, their wiring and their cabinet programmable control.
(19.) Le Manchet, S, Verchere, D, Landoulsi, J, "Effects of Organic and Inorganic Agents on the Formation of Conversion Layer on Hot-Dip Galvanized Steel: An X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study." Thin Solid Films, 520 (6) 2009-2016 (2012)
And Enid brought sweet cakes to make them cheer, And in her veil enfolded, manchet bread.
CAIRO: During her appearance on the talk show "Manchet" with Gaber Al-Qarmouty, Islamic studies scholar, Souad Saleh stirred controversy after she said it is against the Islamic Sharia for a Christian to assume the presidential role in Egypt, seeing as it is a Muslim-majority country.
Her statements were met with critical comments from some callers on Manchet's June 20 episode.
Using household accounts, Dawson tells the story of five generations of Willoughby family food from 1520 to 1604, a time when white manchet (chalk-adulterated dough) was the bread of choice and the kingdom was discovering a new taste for a hop-infused ale which they called beer.
Breakfast in the household of Henry Percy, ninth earl of Northumberland, according to the household accounts from 1564 to 1632, for the earl and his lady on a 'flesh day' was 'a loofe of bred in trenchors, 2 manchets, 1 quart bere, 1 quart wyne, a Chyne of Muton or Chyne of Beef Boilid' "; the two older sons had " '2 loaf of household Breid, a Manchet, 1 Potell [two quarts] of Bere, a Chekynge [chicken] or ells 3 mutton Bonys boyled." (95) The Cliffords' breakfast menu, fed to the players, is close to the Percys'.
One of the group, Mr Roddy Clarke , aged 20, from Scotland, was snowboarding 100 yards away from the other men when the avalanche struck, 7,000ft up in the Manchet Valley area of the resort.