palmier

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pal·mier

 (päl-myā′)
n.
A flaky, multilayered puff pastry shaped like a palm leaf that is sprinkled with sugar and baked until the sugar is caramelized. Also called elephant ear.

[French, palm tree, palmier, from palme, palm leaf, from Old French, from Latin palma, palm tree, palm of the hand; see pelə- in Indo-European roots.]
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It flattered my vanity a little to be able to say that I had a corner table always reserved in the Salon des Palmiers, otherwise Salon Blanc, where the atmosphere was legitimist and extremely decorous besides - even in Carnival time.
Niche dans un jardin plante de palmiers, le Kuriat Palace compte 219 chambres dispose de 4 restaurants, dont l'un en face de la plageet de 3 bars, un hammam et 3 cours de tennis en quick et 2 salles de squash.
700 bottes de foin, 120 arbres fruitiers et 160 palmiers, conclut le communique.
Trump, above, bought Le Chateau des Palmiers in 2013 for an undisclosed price, although it was on the market at the time for $19.
The first test saw the bakers given three hours to present 24 savoury palmiers - two batches of 12 with different styles and flavours.
Clementine possets with cranberry compote & cinnamon palmiers
Hussain's book will feature simple family recipes, such as goat's cheese and black pepper puffs, feta and dill savoury muffins and Za'atar and lemon palmiers.
En effet, le ministre de l'Agriculture et de la peche maritime Aziz Akhanouch, a indique lors de l'ouverture de ce forum, que le ministere envisage de planter 3 millions de palmiers dattiers dans l'horizon de 2020, apres avoir plante 1,35 million palmiers dattiers, dont 1,18 million dans les oasis traditionnels et 175.
WELSH table tennis player Tom Matthews will be hoping to finish the international season on a high next week when he will be one of 10 young GB athletes competing in the Cote d'Azure 2014 International Para table tennis tournament in Hyeres les Palmiers, France.
D'apres les donnees communiquees par le commissariat regional du developpement agricole (CRDA) de Tozeur, depuis le debut du mois de juin 2014, une serie de mesures ont ete prises pour proteger les palmiers contre les maladies et empecher le commerce des plants de contrebande.
La premiere station a visiter dans le parc parmi tant d'autres est le delta de la Vallee des chameaux qui abrite de rares especes d'arbres et de palmiers.