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Paris

A former slang term for the spot exchange rate for the U.S. dollar and the French franc.
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Petite Parisienne carries the colours of Gigginstown House Stud, enjoying a tremendous early-season run.
In the case of the Parisian woman, numerous painters and drawers present her in the press--La vie parisienne, Le Courrier francais, Paris-croqui, Gil-Blas--, on posters.
Comme tout mythe, qui se caracterise par un langage indirect et mediatise, le mythe de la Parisienne tient plus que tout autre a la dimension enigmatique d'une realite, qui, en dehors d'elle, ne pourrait pas s'exprimer.
Because of this, the disturbingly modern Parisienne and her sister, the liberated New Woman, were also targeted by authors threatened by increasing feminine independence and agency during the second half of the nineteenth century (58).
Les quatre organisations de taxis (Fnat, FNTI, FFTP, FNDT) et une intersyndicale parisienne entendent protester contre une legislation concernant le transport des malades qui pourrait les priver d'une part de leur clientele.
because if you were a Parisienne woman, and not an American
Zeinik & Company has completed three deals with Grupo MYT, the parent company to Mexico's popular La Crepe Parisienne and Moshi Moshi, Mexico's only conveyor-belt sushi restaurant.
More writers will descend on the city on Monday, May 17, from 6pm, when Cara Black will be discussing her Amie Leduc Parisienne Private Investigator series, Murder in the Latin Quarter.
Products from Mass Computers, Mobitel, Incanto Fashion, Al Rashid Group, Reehat Al Atoor, Khanna Jewellers, Noreen Fashions, Nola Kids, Jeunesse Parisienne, Perfect Eye Optician, West Park, Hollywood Accessories, Senior Phone, Keen Wash, Al Ain Pearls and Kooheji Furnishings will also be available.
Made with French flour, the new Harvest Grain Parisienne from Country Choice is the perfect addition to any French bread display, and provides a tasty alternative to the best-selling White Parisienne.