tendance


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tendance

(ˈtɛndəns)
n
1. rare care and attention; ministration
2. obsolete attendants collectively

Tendance

 attendants collectively; a train or retinue, 1607.
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But he had deliberately incurred the hindrance, having made up his mind that it was now time for him to adorn his life with the graces of female companionship, to irradiate the gloom which fatigue was apt to hang over the intervals of studious labor with the play of female fancy, and to secure in this, his culminating age, the solace of female tendance for his declining years.
First she inquired for the lighter kinds of employment, and, as acceptance in any variety of these grew hopeless, applied next for the less light, till, beginning with the dairy and poultry tendance that she liked best, she ended with the heavy and course pursuits which she liked least--work on arable land: work of such roughness, indeed, as she would never have deliberately voluteered for.
Mynheer Calf, too, becomes Monsieur de Veau in the like manner; he is Saxon when he requires tendance, and takes a Norman name when he becomes matter of enjoyment.
The sensations of bodily sickness, in a comfortable bed, and with the tendance of the good-natured landlady, made a sort of respite for her; such a respite as there is in the faint weariness which obliges a man to throw himself on the sand instead of toiling onward under the scorching sun.
So spake our Sire, and by his count'nance seemd Entring on studious thoughts abstruse, which EVE Perceaving where she sat retir'd in sight, With lowliness Majestic from her seat, And Grace that won who saw to wish her stay, Rose, and went forth among her Fruits and Flours, To visit how they prosper'd, bud and bloom, Her Nurserie; they at her coming sprung And toucht by her fair tendance gladlier grew.
Il a preconise de freiner cette tendance baissiere des avoirs en devises, qui pourrait [beaucoup moins que]alimenter une dynamique speculative sur le dinar[beaucoup plus grand que], estimant que [beaucoup moins que]l'inversion de cette tendance est etroitement liee a notre capacite d'inverser la tendance haussiere du deficit courant[beaucoup plus grand que].
L'article Les producteurs marocains de beurre suivent la tendance est apparu en premier sur ALBAYANE .
Les conditions climatiques, notamment l'etat de la mer agitee defavorable a la baignade dans les plages d'Oran au mois d'aout expliqueraient cette tendance a la baisse de l'affluence, a-t-on explique de meme source.
France's government has allocated half a million dollars for the preservation and restoration of France's oldest Jewish building, discovered by accident under a parking lot in 1976, reported JTA, citing French publication Tendance Ouest.
com)-- Fevrie, an online based fashion house that speaks to the modern woman and embodies a true collaboration between the sophistication of Europe and the lively spirit of America, announced their launching of The Fevrie Tendance Project on Kickstarter.
Al-Hadi a affirme dans une declaration a la SUNA le soutien de l'Assemblee Nationale au tendance du ministere et ses efforts visant a reglementer le secteur du sucre.