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A former slang term for the spot exchange rate for the U.S. dollar and the French franc.
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The city of light It was established in 1964 when the minister of health at the time Ali Mohammed Saeed gathered leprosy patients in Taiz to one place around two kilometers outside the city and provided them with treatment through what is known today as the National Leprosy Elimination Program.
Under construction on the coast of Alicante, the City of Light will comprise 800,000 square meters when it is complete.
The city of darkness and the city of light, therefore, are like two cities, one of which is lost and the other is found.
Think Paris in the springtime, Gene Kelly, American tourists wearing shades and screaming colors, the Mona Lisa, and sidewalk cafes, and you'll get the general idea of Pelzig's forty-five-minute take on the City of Light, whose title is merely an icon resembling the Eiffel Tower.
com/listings/20141230tnt09/) According to the Futon Critic, in "The Librarians" Season 1, episode 9 "And The City Of Light," there will be an investigation to find a missing person.
The company's events team scooped a silver award at the event industry Oscars for the City of Light display, held to celebrate Liverpool's Capital of Culture win.
New Negro Artists in Paris: African American Painters and Sculptors in the City of Light, 1922-1934 by Teresa Leininger-Miller Rutgers University Press, March 2001, $32.
Built upon a small peninsula on the south side of the Bay of Cadiz, and drenched in Atlantic luminance, it is called the city of light.
Total investment for the studio, dubbed the City of Light (La Ciudad de la Luz), runs at around 14 billion-17 billion pesetas ($84.
But it was more than the charm of corner cafes, baroque architecture and French cuisine that lured Kountz Laupa to the City of Light.
A The City of Light has always been a beacon for gay travelers--Irishman Oscar Wilde and American Gertrude Stein among them.
When this package is purchased by May 31, 2006 Air France Holidays will include in a bonus sightseeing two-hour Illuminations Tour to explore the City of Light at dusk.