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arrondissement Sentence Examples

  • The town is the seat of the tribunal of first instance of the arrondissement of Poligny, and has a communal college.

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  • AVRANCHES, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Manche, 87 m.

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  • It assigns its quota of taxes (contingent) to each arrondissement, authorizes the sale, purchase or exchange of departmental property, superintends the management thereof, authorizes the construction of new roads, railways or canals, and advises on matters of local interest.

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  • As the prefect in the department, so the sub-prefect in the arrondissement, though with a more limited power, is the representative of the central authority.

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  • The Irsorier nearly always lives at the chief town of the department, and is assisted by a receveur particulier des finances in each arrondissement (except that in which the trsorier himself resides).

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  • Each arrondissement is divided into sousarrondissements, having their centres in the great commercial ports, but this arrangement is purely for the embodiment of the men of the Inscription Maritime, and has nothing to do with the dockyards as naval arsenals.

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  • Next year he was returned to parlement by the arrondissement of Pontarlier; but the work of legislation was ill-suited to him.

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  • AUVERGNE, formerly a province of France, corresponding to the departments of Cantal and Puy-de-Dome, with the arrondissement of Brioude in Haute-Loire.

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  • Bourg is the capital and Belley is the seat of a bishop. Jujurieux, in the arrondissement of Nantua, has the most important silk factory in the department, occupying over 1000 workpeople.

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  • The Gothic church of Ambronay in the arrondissement of Belley, the church of St Paul de Varax (about 9 m.

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  • TLEMCEN, a town of Algeria, the capital of an arrondissement in the department of Oran, near the frontier:of Morocco, 68 m.

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  • He had been elected mayor of the ninth arrondissement of Paris in the autumn of 1870, and in March was sent by the same district to the Commune, from which he resigned when he found no reconciliation was possible between the mayors and the Commune.

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  • AUBUSSON, a town of France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Creuse, picturesquely situated on the river Creuse 24 m.

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  • BONIFACIO, a maritime town at the southern extremity of Corsica, in the arrondissement of Sartene, 87 m.

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  • As the prefect in the department, so the sub-prefect in the arrondissement, though with a more limited power, is the representative of the central authority.

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  • The Irsorier nearly always lives at the chief town of the department, and is assisted by a receveur particulier des finances in each arrondissement (except that in which the trsorier himself resides).

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  • He had been elected mayor of the ninth arrondissement of Paris in the autumn of 1870, and in March was sent by the same district to the Commune, from which he resigned when he found no reconciliation was possible between the mayors and the Commune.

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  • AUBUSSON, a town of France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Creuse, picturesquely situated on the river Creuse 24 m.

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  • BETHUNE, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Pas-de-Calais, 24 m.

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  • ARLES, a town of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Bouches-du-Rhone, 54 m.

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  • Violently attacked by the Boulangist organs, L'Intransigeant and La France, he won a suit against them for libel, and in 1889 he contested the 18th arrondissement of Paris with General Boulanger, who obtained a majority of over 2000 votes, but was declared ineligible.

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  • FONTAINEBLEAU, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Seine-et-Marne, 37 m.

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  • The elective councils for the department and for the arrondissement (a new area which replaced the "districts" of the year 1795) continued to exist, but they sat only for a fortnight in the year and had to deal mainly with the assessment of taxes for their respective areas.

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  • COULOMMIERS, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Seine-et-Marne, 45 m.

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  • His determined opposition to the empire, culminating in 1869 in a campaign in favour of the radical candidate opposed to 0111vier, was rewarded by his election as mayor of the 11th arrondissement of Paris and as deputy for the Seine.

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  • As a matter of fact their chief service to the administration lies in keeping up good relations with the maires of the communes in their arrondissement, and thus acquiring a certain amount of influence over them.

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  • CARNAC, a village of north-western France, in the department of Morbihan and arrondissement of Lorient, 9 m.

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  • AVESNES, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, on the Helpe, 28 m.

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  • CHINON, a town of western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Indre-et-Loire, on the right bank of the Vienne, 3 2 m.

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  • As capital of an arrondissement, Bastia is the seat of a tribunal of first instance and a sub-prefect, while it is also the seat of the military governor of Corsica, of a court of appeal for the whole island, of a court of assizes, and of a tribunal and a chamber of commerce, and has a lycee, a branch of the Bank of France, and a library with between 30,000 and 40,000 volumes.

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  • Dunkerque), a seaport of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, on the Straits of Dover, 53 m.

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  • ARGENTAN, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Orne, 27 m.

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  • BELLEY, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Ain, 52 m.

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  • CALVI, a sea-port in Corsica, capital of an arrondissement in the N.W.

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  • He was re-elected deputy in October 1877 by the arrondissement of Puget-Theniers, but his election was annulled by the chamber, and he was not re-elected.

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  • COUTANCES, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement of the department of Manche, 7 m.

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  • The commune of Tlemcen, which includes a number of villages near the city, had a population (1906) of 39,757, and the arrondissement, which includes nine communes, 149,467.

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  • Defeated in the general elections of September 1889, he was elected again in 1890 by the arrondissement of Auxerre.

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  • BONA (BONE), a seaport of Algeria, in 36° 53' N., 7° 46' E., on a bay of the Mediterranean, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Constantine, 220 m.

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  • The population of the town of Bona in 1906 was 36,004, of the commune 42,934, of the arrondissement, which includes La Calle and other communes, 77,803.

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  • He was mayor of the Loth arrondissement of Paris under the Consulate, and died at Paris on the 27th of October 1800, of small-pox, contracted during a visit to a workshop for the blind which he had founded.

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  • In 1876 a statue of Servetus was erected by Don Pedro Gonsalez de Velasco in front of his Instituto Antropologico at Madrid; in 1903 an expiatory block was erected at Champel; in 1907 a statue was erected in Paris (Place de la Mairie du XIV e Arrondissement); another is at Aramnese; another was prepared (1910) for erection at Vienne.

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  • CHERBOURG, a naval station, fortified town and seaport of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Manche, on the English Channel, 232 m.

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  • AVALLON, a town of central France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Yonne, 34 m.

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  • The vine flourishes chiefly in the east of the arrondissement of Sancerre.

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  • DOUAI, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, 20 m.

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  • ARCIS-SUR-AUBE, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aube, on the left bank of the Aube, 23 m.

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  • CHATEAU-THIERRY, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aisne, 59 m.

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  • BAR-SUR - Seine, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aube, on the left bank of the Seine, 20 m.

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  • DOULLENS, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Somme, on the Authie, 27 m.

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  • AIX, a city of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Bouches-du-Rhone, 18 m.

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  • BLAYE-ET-STE LUCE, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Gironde, on the right bank of the Gironde (here over 2 m.

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  • SIDI-BEL-ABBES, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Oran, Algeria, 48 m.

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  • Pop. (1906) of the town, 24,494 (of whom three-fourths are French or Spaniards); of the commune, 29,088;29,088; of the arrondissement, which includes 17 communes, 98,309.

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  • Lourdes is a fortified place of the second class; and is the seat of the tribunal of first instance of the arrondissement of Arge]es.

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  • R.) Compiegne, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Oise, 52 m.

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  • In January 1895 he was elected to the chamber as a Socialist for the thirteenth arrondissement of Paris.

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  • CHERCHEL, a seaport of Algeria, in the arrondissement and department of Algiers, 55 m.

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  • CASTELSARRASIN, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Tarn-et-Garonne, 12 m.

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  • COLOMBES, a town of France in the department of Seine, arrondissement of St Denis, 7 m.

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  • Elected to the Municipal Council of Paris in 1879, he declared in favour of communal autonomy and joined with Henri Rochefort in demanding the erection of a monument to the Communards; but after his election to the Chamber of Deputies for the 5th arrondissement of Paris in 1881 he gradually veered from the extreme Radical party to the Republican Union, and identified himself with the cause of colonial expansion.

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  • The administration of justice is entrusted (1) to the high council (hooge rand) at the Hague, the supreme court of the whole kingdom, and the tribunal for all high government officials and for the members of the states-general; (2) to the five courts of justice established at Amsterdam, the Hague, Arnhem, Leeuwarden and 's Hertogenbosch; (3) to tribunals established in each arrondissement; (4) to cantonal judges appointed over a group of communes, whose jurisdiction is restricted to claims of small amount (under 200 guilders), and to breaches of police regulations, and who at the same time look after the interest of minors.

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  • Criminal and correctional procedure were formerly divided between the courts of justice and the arrondissement tribunals; but this distinction was suppressed by the penal code of 1886, thereby increasing the importance of the arrondissement courts, which also act as court of appeal of the cantonal courts.

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  • When, in 1801, by the treaty of Luneville, it was incorporated in France, it was not important enough to be more than the chief town of an arrondissement.

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  • MOSTAGANEM, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Oran, Algeria, 44 m.

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  • Pop. (1906) of the town, 19,528, of the commune 22,011, of the arrondissement, comprising 27 communes, 332,684.

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  • In 1881 he was chosen member for the tenth arrondissement of Paris, and in 1885 for the Bouches du Rhone, being re-elected in 1889, 1893 and 1898; and he was repeatedly chosen as " reporter " to the various bureaus.

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  • He was elected Boulangist deputy for the 18th Parisian arrondissement in 1889.

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  • ALAIS, a town of southern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Gard, 25 m.

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  • Having adopted medicine as his profession, he settled in 1869 in Montmartre; and after the revolution of 1870 he had become sufficiently well known to be nominated mayor of the 18th arrondissement of Paris (Montmartre) - an unruly district over which it was a difficult task to preside.

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  • In 1876 he stood again for the Chamber of Deputies, and was elected for the 18th arrondissement.

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  • He became editor of the Republique Francaise, was chosen president of the municipal council, and in 1876 was elected deputy for the eleventh arrondissement.

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  • BEAUNE, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Cote-d'Or, on the Bouzoise, 23 m.

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  • As.) Montelimar, a town of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Drome, near the left bank of the Rhone, 93 m.

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  • BAYONNE, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Basses-Pyrenees, 66 m.

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  • ORANGE, a town of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Vaucluse, 18 m.

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  • AMBROISE DE LORE (1396-1446), baron of Ivry in Normandy and a French commander, was born at the château of Lore (Orne, arrondissement of Domfront).

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  • BAR-SUR-AUBE, a town of north-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aube, 34 m.

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  • LA CALLE, a seaport of Algeria, in the arrondissement of Bona, department of Constantine, 56 m.

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  • AMBERT, a town of central France, capital of an arrondissement of the department of Puy-de-Dome, on the Dore, 52 m.

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  • BERGERAC, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Dordogne, on the right bank of the Dordogne, 60 m.

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  • ABBEVILLE, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Somme, on the Somme, 12 m.

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  • CLERMONT-EN-BEAUVAISIS, or Clermont-De-L'Oise, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Oise, on the right bank of the Breche, 41 m.

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  • Corte is capital of an arrondissement of the island, has a subprefecture, a tribunal of first instance and a communal college, and manufactures alimentary paste.

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  • BAYEUX, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Calvados, 18 m.

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  • CHATELLERAULT, a town of western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Vienne, 19 m.

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  • In the next year he was elected deputy for the arrondissement of Saint-Calais (Sarthe) in the republican interest.

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  • BISKRA, a town of Algeria, in the arrondissement of Batna, department of Constantine, 150 m.

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  • ETAMPES, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Seine-et-Oise, on the Orleans railway, 35 m.

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  • AUTUN, a town of east-central France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Saone-et-Loire, 62 m.

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  • In 1890 he resigned from the senate to re-enter the Chamber of Deputies, this time for the 5th arrondissement of Paris, and took his seat with the Boulangist deputies.

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  • The town is capital of an arrondissement, and carries on tanning, &c., and trade in the well-known Bazadais cattle.

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  • CASTRES, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Tarn, 29 m.

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  • PHILIPPEVILLE, a seaport of Algeria, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Constantine, and 54 m.

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  • Pop. (1906), of the town 16,539, of the commune 26,050,26,050, of the arrondissement, which includes 12 communes, 147,607.

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  • BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, a fortified seaport of northern France and chief town of an arrondissement in Pas-de-Calais, situated on the shore of the English Channel at the mouth of the river Liane, 157 m.

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  • Herault, who was an ardent champion of the Revolution, took part in the taking of the Bastille, and on the 8th of December 1789 was appointed judge of the court of the first arrondissement in the department of Paris.

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  • BERNAY, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Eure, on the left bank of the Charentonne, 31 m.

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  • CAMBRAI, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, 37 m.

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  • The French province of Beaujolais was formed by the development of the ancient seigniory of Beaujeu (department of Rhone, arrondissement of Villefranche).

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  • The city's eighth arrondissement, above the Corniche, was the favored area for Parisian merchants ' second homes in the 19th century.

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  • The 8th arrondissement contains the beautiful neighborhoods which spread out as branches from the Place de l'Etoile.

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  • We are situated a few minutes from the Eiffel Tower, in the 16th arrondissement of Paris.

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  • Hotel accommodation at 5th arrondissement can be made available at budget prices.

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  • I asked him to which area in London the 13th arrondissement might best be compared.

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  • Hotel accommodation at 14th arrondissement can be made available at budget prices.

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  • Hotel accommodation at 18th arrondissement can be made available at budget prices.

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  • The town is the seat of the tribunal of first instance of the arrondissement of Poligny, and has a communal college.

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  • AVRANCHES, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Manche, 87 m.

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  • The Chamber of Deputies, consisting of 584 members, is elected by the scrutin darrondissement (each elector voting for one deputy) for a term of four years, the conditions of election being as follows: Each arrondissement sends one deputy if its population does not exceed 100,000, and an additional deputy for every additional 100,000 inhabitants or fraction of that number.

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  • It assigns its quota of taxes (contingent) to each arrondissement, authorizes the sale, purchase or exchange of departmental property, superintends the management thereof, authorizes the construction of new roads, railways or canals, and advises on matters of local interest.

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  • As the arrondissement has neither property nor budget, the principal business of the council is to allot to each commune its share of the direct taxes imposed on the arrondissement by the general council.

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  • Tribunaux de premiere instance, also called tribunaux darrondissement, of which there is one in every arrondissement (with few exceptions), besides serving as courts of appeal from the juges de paix have an original jurisdiction in matters civil and criminal.

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  • There are (I) the maison darrlt, temporary places of durance in every arrondissement for persons charged with offences, and those sentenced to more than a years imprisonment who are awaiting transfer to a maison centrale; (2) the maison de justice, often part and parcel of the former, but only existing in the assize court towns for the safe custody of those tried or condemned at the assizes; (3) departmental prisons, or inaisons de correction, for summary convictions, or those sentenced to less than a year, or, if provided with sufficient cells, those amenable to separate confinement; (4) maisons centrales and pnitenciers agricoles, for all sentenced to imprisonment for more than a year, or to hard labor, or to those condemned to travaux forces for offences committed in prison.

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  • Each arrondissement is divided into sousarrondissements, having their centres in the great commercial ports, but this arrangement is purely for the embodiment of the men of the Inscription Maritime, and has nothing to do with the dockyards as naval arsenals.

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  • In each arrondissement the vice-admiral, who is naval prefect, is the immediate representative of the minister of marine, and has full direction and command of the arsenal, which is his headquarters.

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  • Next year he was returned to parlement by the arrondissement of Pontarlier; but the work of legislation was ill-suited to him.

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  • AUVERGNE, formerly a province of France, corresponding to the departments of Cantal and Puy-de-Dome, with the arrondissement of Brioude in Haute-Loire.

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  • Bourg is the capital and Belley is the seat of a bishop. Jujurieux, in the arrondissement of Nantua, has the most important silk factory in the department, occupying over 1000 workpeople.

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  • St Rambert, in the arrondissement of Belley, besides being of industrial importance for its manufactures of silk and paper, possesses the remains of a Benedictine abbey, powerful in the 11th, 12th and 13th centuries.

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  • The Gothic church of Ambronay in the arrondissement of Belley, the church of St Paul de Varax (about 9 m.

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  • BETHUNE, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Pas-de-Calais, 24 m.

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  • ARLES, a town of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Bouches-du-Rhone, 54 m.

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  • Violently attacked by the Boulangist organs, L'Intransigeant and La France, he won a suit against them for libel, and in 1889 he contested the 18th arrondissement of Paris with General Boulanger, who obtained a majority of over 2000 votes, but was declared ineligible.

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  • FONTAINEBLEAU, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Seine-et-Marne, 37 m.

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  • The elective councils for the department and for the arrondissement (a new area which replaced the "districts" of the year 1795) continued to exist, but they sat only for a fortnight in the year and had to deal mainly with the assessment of taxes for their respective areas.

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  • COULOMMIERS, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Seine-et-Marne, 45 m.

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  • His determined opposition to the empire, culminating in 1869 in a campaign in favour of the radical candidate opposed to 0111vier, was rewarded by his election as mayor of the 11th arrondissement of Paris and as deputy for the Seine.

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  • In 1876 he was returned for the ist arrondissement of Paris to the Chamber of Deputies, and was re-elected next year.

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  • As a matter of fact their chief service to the administration lies in keeping up good relations with the maires of the communes in their arrondissement, and thus acquiring a certain amount of influence over them.

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  • CARNAC, a village of north-western France, in the department of Morbihan and arrondissement of Lorient, 9 m.

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  • AVESNES, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, on the Helpe, 28 m.

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  • CHINON, a town of western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Indre-et-Loire, on the right bank of the Vienne, 3 2 m.

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  • As capital of an arrondissement, Bastia is the seat of a tribunal of first instance and a sub-prefect, while it is also the seat of the military governor of Corsica, of a court of appeal for the whole island, of a court of assizes, and of a tribunal and a chamber of commerce, and has a lycee, a branch of the Bank of France, and a library with between 30,000 and 40,000 volumes.

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  • Dunkerque), a seaport of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, on the Straits of Dover, 53 m.

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  • ARGENTAN, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Orne, 27 m.

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  • BELLEY, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Ain, 52 m.

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  • CALVI, a sea-port in Corsica, capital of an arrondissement in the N.W.

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  • He was re-elected deputy in October 1877 by the arrondissement of Puget-Theniers, but his election was annulled by the chamber, and he was not re-elected.

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  • COUTANCES, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement of the department of Manche, 7 m.

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  • TLEMCEN, a town of Algeria, the capital of an arrondissement in the department of Oran, near the frontier:of Morocco, 68 m.

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  • The commune of Tlemcen, which includes a number of villages near the city, had a population (1906) of 39,757, and the arrondissement, which includes nine communes, 149,467.

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  • Defeated in the general elections of September 1889, he was elected again in 1890 by the arrondissement of Auxerre.

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  • BONA (BONE), a seaport of Algeria, in 36° 53' N., 7° 46' E., on a bay of the Mediterranean, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Constantine, 220 m.

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  • The population of the town of Bona in 1906 was 36,004, of the commune 42,934, of the arrondissement, which includes La Calle and other communes, 77,803.

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  • He was mayor of the Loth arrondissement of Paris under the Consulate, and died at Paris on the 27th of October 1800, of small-pox, contracted during a visit to a workshop for the blind which he had founded.

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  • In 1876 a statue of Servetus was erected by Don Pedro Gonsalez de Velasco in front of his Instituto Antropologico at Madrid; in 1903 an expiatory block was erected at Champel; in 1907 a statue was erected in Paris (Place de la Mairie du XIV e Arrondissement); another is at Aramnese; another was prepared (1910) for erection at Vienne.

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  • CHERBOURG, a naval station, fortified town and seaport of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Manche, on the English Channel, 232 m.

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  • AVALLON, a town of central France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Yonne, 34 m.

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  • The vine flourishes chiefly in the east of the arrondissement of Sancerre.

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  • DOUAI, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, 20 m.

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  • ARCIS-SUR-AUBE, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aube, on the left bank of the Aube, 23 m.

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  • CHATEAU-THIERRY, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aisne, 59 m.

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  • BAR-SUR - Seine, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aube, on the left bank of the Seine, 20 m.

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  • DOULLENS, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Somme, on the Authie, 27 m.

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  • AIX, a city of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Bouches-du-Rhone, 18 m.

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  • BLAYE-ET-STE LUCE, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Gironde, on the right bank of the Gironde (here over 2 m.

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  • SIDI-BEL-ABBES, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Oran, Algeria, 48 m.

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  • Pop. (1906) of the town, 24,494 (of whom three-fourths are French or Spaniards); of the commune, 29,088;29,088; of the arrondissement, which includes 17 communes, 98,309.

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  • Lourdes is a fortified place of the second class; and is the seat of the tribunal of first instance of the arrondissement of Arge]es.

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  • R.) Compiegne, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Oise, 52 m.

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  • In January 1895 he was elected to the chamber as a Socialist for the thirteenth arrondissement of Paris.

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  • CHERCHEL, a seaport of Algeria, in the arrondissement and department of Algiers, 55 m.

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  • CASTELSARRASIN, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Tarn-et-Garonne, 12 m.

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  • COLOMBES, a town of France in the department of Seine, arrondissement of St Denis, 7 m.

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  • Elected to the Municipal Council of Paris in 1879, he declared in favour of communal autonomy and joined with Henri Rochefort in demanding the erection of a monument to the Communards; but after his election to the Chamber of Deputies for the 5th arrondissement of Paris in 1881 he gradually veered from the extreme Radical party to the Republican Union, and identified himself with the cause of colonial expansion.

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  • The administration of justice is entrusted (1) to the high council (hooge rand) at the Hague, the supreme court of the whole kingdom, and the tribunal for all high government officials and for the members of the states-general; (2) to the five courts of justice established at Amsterdam, the Hague, Arnhem, Leeuwarden and 's Hertogenbosch; (3) to tribunals established in each arrondissement; (4) to cantonal judges appointed over a group of communes, whose jurisdiction is restricted to claims of small amount (under 200 guilders), and to breaches of police regulations, and who at the same time look after the interest of minors.

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  • Criminal and correctional procedure were formerly divided between the courts of justice and the arrondissement tribunals; but this distinction was suppressed by the penal code of 1886, thereby increasing the importance of the arrondissement courts, which also act as court of appeal of the cantonal courts.

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  • When, in 1801, by the treaty of Luneville, it was incorporated in France, it was not important enough to be more than the chief town of an arrondissement.

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  • BONIFACIO, a maritime town at the southern extremity of Corsica, in the arrondissement of Sartene, 87 m.

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  • MOSTAGANEM, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Oran, Algeria, 44 m.

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  • Pop. (1906) of the town, 19,528, of the commune 22,011, of the arrondissement, comprising 27 communes, 332,684.

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  • In 1881 he was chosen member for the tenth arrondissement of Paris, and in 1885 for the Bouches du Rhone, being re-elected in 1889, 1893 and 1898; and he was repeatedly chosen as " reporter " to the various bureaus.

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  • He was elected Boulangist deputy for the 18th Parisian arrondissement in 1889.

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  • ALAIS, a town of southern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Gard, 25 m.

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  • Having adopted medicine as his profession, he settled in 1869 in Montmartre; and after the revolution of 1870 he had become sufficiently well known to be nominated mayor of the 18th arrondissement of Paris (Montmartre) - an unruly district over which it was a difficult task to preside.

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  • In 1876 he stood again for the Chamber of Deputies, and was elected for the 18th arrondissement.

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  • He became editor of the Republique Francaise, was chosen president of the municipal council, and in 1876 was elected deputy for the eleventh arrondissement.

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  • BEAUNE, a town of eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Cote-d'Or, on the Bouzoise, 23 m.

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  • As.) Montelimar, a town of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Drome, near the left bank of the Rhone, 93 m.

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  • BAYONNE, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Basses-Pyrenees, 66 m.

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  • ORANGE, a town of south-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Vaucluse, 18 m.

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  • AMBROISE DE LORE (1396-1446), baron of Ivry in Normandy and a French commander, was born at the château of Lore (Orne, arrondissement of Domfront).

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  • BAR-SUR-AUBE, a town of north-eastern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Aube, 34 m.

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  • LA CALLE, a seaport of Algeria, in the arrondissement of Bona, department of Constantine, 56 m.

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  • AMBERT, a town of central France, capital of an arrondissement of the department of Puy-de-Dome, on the Dore, 52 m.

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  • BERGERAC, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Dordogne, on the right bank of the Dordogne, 60 m.

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  • ABBEVILLE, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Somme, on the Somme, 12 m.

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  • CLERMONT-EN-BEAUVAISIS, or Clermont-De-L'Oise, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Oise, on the right bank of the Breche, 41 m.

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  • Corte is capital of an arrondissement of the island, has a subprefecture, a tribunal of first instance and a communal college, and manufactures alimentary paste.

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  • BAYEUX, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Calvados, 18 m.

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  • CHATELLERAULT, a town of western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Vienne, 19 m.

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  • In the next year he was elected deputy for the arrondissement of Saint-Calais (Sarthe) in the republican interest.

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  • BISKRA, a town of Algeria, in the arrondissement of Batna, department of Constantine, 150 m.

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  • ETAMPES, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Seine-et-Oise, on the Orleans railway, 35 m.

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  • AUTUN, a town of east-central France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Saone-et-Loire, 62 m.

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  • In 1890 he resigned from the senate to re-enter the Chamber of Deputies, this time for the 5th arrondissement of Paris, and took his seat with the Boulangist deputies.

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  • The town is capital of an arrondissement, and carries on tanning, &c., and trade in the well-known Bazadais cattle.

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  • CASTRES, a town of south-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Tarn, 29 m.

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  • PHILIPPEVILLE, a seaport of Algeria, chief town of an arrondissement in the department of Constantine, and 54 m.

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  • Pop. (1906), of the town 16,539, of the commune 26,050,26,050, of the arrondissement, which includes 12 communes, 147,607.

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  • BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, a fortified seaport of northern France and chief town of an arrondissement in Pas-de-Calais, situated on the shore of the English Channel at the mouth of the river Liane, 157 m.

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  • Herault, who was an ardent champion of the Revolution, took part in the taking of the Bastille, and on the 8th of December 1789 was appointed judge of the court of the first arrondissement in the department of Paris.

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  • BERNAY, a town of north-western France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Eure, on the left bank of the Charentonne, 31 m.

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  • CAMBRAI, a town of northern France, capital of an arrondissement in the department of Nord, 37 m.

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  • The French province of Beaujolais was formed by the development of the ancient seigniory of Beaujeu (department of Rhone, arrondissement of Villefranche).

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  • St Rambert, in the arrondissement of Belley, besides being of industrial importance for its manufactures of silk and paper, possesses the remains of a Benedictine abbey, powerful in the 11th, 12th and 13th centuries.

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