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Balle

A slang term for the French franc. It is also used sometimes to refer to the euro. Literally, the word means "bullet."
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Cartouche 7,9mm Balle Lourde--large numbers of ex-Weh-rmacht Kar.
7,5mm Balle Modele 1929 C--the MAS 1936 fired a cartridge with a rimless, bottlenecked case 54mm in length whose 140-grain spitzer bullet achieved a muzz1e velocity of 2600 fps.
8mm Balle 1898 D--in 1900, the 8mm Lebel cartridge was updated with a 198-grain pointed, boattail bullet machined from solid brass.
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J'ai cru perdre la balle trois ou quatre fois, rien ne marchait comme je voulais, alors a la fin j'ai juste pris le shoot.
Authors Freddy and Michael Balle have produced the first integrated and systematic approach to a set of ideas that have maximized value and minimized waste worldwide.
Balle comes to Orange County as an area director of health-care services for Orange, San Diego and Riverside counties.
Il parvient a donner des accelerations avec une force a l'impact qui fait tourner la balle extremement vite, mais il peut la jouer quasiment a plat egalement.
11mm Balle Mle; 1874 & 1879/83--the Gras used a rimmed, bottlenecked cartridge with a case 59mirtin length topped with a 387-gram paper-patched lead bullet that an 81-grain charge of blackpowder propelled to 1490 fps.
95) by Freddy and Michael Balle deftly weaves together the technical and human pieces of implementing lean manufacturing in an engaging story that readers will find both compelling and instructive.
Pourtant, tout avait mal commence pour les Rouge et Noir, cueillis a froid par Careca qui profita d'une mesentente entre Khoualed et Zemamouche pour mettre la balle au fond des filets (3').
La chance semblait cette fois sourire a Benfica qui a ouvert la marque a la 30e minute quand une balle malencontreusement deviee par Kanu a rebondi sur Gaitan pour atterrir dans le coin gauche des buts de Guimares.