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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 8mm balle D (a m) to prevent primers from backing out of the case, a special cartridge was developed for the Modele 1917, the 8mm balle D (a m) (amorcage modifie--modified primer) which used a heavy crimp ta secure the primer in place.
In practice, there is nothing unique about a BALLE transaction, except that you are patronizing a business that wants to do more than just make a profit.
Balle enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in August 1942.
Sami Bahri, DDS, and The Lean Manager by Michael and Freddy Balle were honored at the awards ceremony March 31st at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center, Cincinnati.
Un Palestinien a ete tue vendredi d'une balle dans la tete par les forces israeliennes lors de heurts dans le quartier d'Al-Tur, a Jerusalem-Est, a indique le ministere de la Sante palestinien.
Scheifley: Cartridges of the World gives data for the groundbreaking 8mm Lebel Balle D load as 2,380 fps for an energy of 2,481 ft.
Every Friday lunchtime Simon Balle School library hosts an invited guest speaker, perhaps ex-student, member of school staff or more often now a volunteer student who, using a variety of formats, talks on a topic of their interest followed by a short question and answer session.
1879/83 balle chemissein 1889 the French began loading the 11mm Gras cartridge with a FMJ bullet of the same weight, configuration and velocity as the earlier Gras rounds so as to be in compliance with the Hague International Convention.
Rafik Abdessamad, servi sur le flanc droit par Yassine El Bissati a su profiter d'une sortie malvenue du gardien Khalid El Askari mettant la balle en pleine lucarne.
Une video partagee abondamment sur les reseaux sociaux , 6 mai 2014, montre l'execution par balle de deux tunisiens par le front Anosra en Syrie.
Preity and her team of belles who cheered on their princes and shared their spoils with pleasing high-fives and warm hugs spiced up the Punjab balle, balle between 22 yards, but the beauty would have lost a bit of its charm without the kind of contrast the objects in the same field of view had provided.
Les retours qui s'envolent sur deuxieme balle adverse, les fautes de coup droit, l'attentisme sur les balles de break, et a 4-3 30-0 sur le service du nA2 mondial dans le 5e set : ''Nando'' a paye le prix de ses nerfs tout autant que les trous noirs qui ont parseme ses saisons depuis 2009.