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sable

1. a coat color pattern with black-tipped hairs on a light background. Seen in the German shepherd dog.
2. breed of fur rabbit that is dark sepia with paler underside in a dense, soft coat. There are two varieties, Siamese and Marten, the latter having white markings on the belly and legs.
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Beggars in their rags, and Kings trailing the regal purple in the dust; the Warrior's gleaming helmet; the Priest in his sable robe; the hoary Grandsire, who has run life's circle and come back to childhood; the ruddy School-boy with his golden curls, frisking along the march; the Artisan's stuff jacket; the Noble's star-decorated coat;--the whole presenting a motley spectacle, yet with a dusky grandeur brooding over it.
68% de la superficie de Zaranik est couverte par des etendues d'eaux alors que 32% de la reserve est couverte de dune de sable.
The Marathon des Sables is said to be the toughest footrace on earth and competitors must endure blazing temperatures and miles of mountain ranges and sand dunes.
Rebbah a enumere certains contraintes et dysfonctionnements lies notamment a la non adhesion de certains proprietaires de carrieres aux nouveautes de l'arrete du Premier ministre de 2010 (refus de signature des cahiers de charge), l'incoherence de la duree maximum d'exploitation (5 ans) avec le volume des investissements destines a certains types de carrieres, l'absence de distinction entre les carrieres exigeant ou non un accord environnemental et l'entrave a la mise en oeuvre de la decision interdisant l'extraction de sables du domaine forestier et domaine prive de l'Etat dans certaines regions.
The Sultan Marathon Des Sables features international teams of co-ed athletes competing in a grueling 200 km adventure race through the Moroccan Desert.
Aramex (DFM: ARMX), one of the world's leading total transportation solutions providers, today announced its veteran runners, Salameh Al Aqra and Mohammed Sweity finished second and tenth at the 2008 Morocco Marathon des Sables, a grueling six-day, 243 kilometer endurance footrace across the Moroccan Desert.
Our commitment to educating the youth and public about the value of hunting and the role it plays in our conservation management is a vital part of what the Sables are all about.
18, 1997--Ford Motor Company celebrated an important milestone in its relationship with Hewlett-Packard Company Monday -- the upcoming delivery of the 100,000th Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable to HP's corporate fleet.
Address : 21 place du Poilu de France 85100 Les Sables d~Olonne
La 27e edition du Marathon des sables connait la participation d'un total de 887 competiteurs representant 49 nationalites devant parcourir un total de 246,5 km, repartis en 6 etapes variant entre 20 et 80 km.
Founded in 1984, the Sables recognize the importance of youth in the preservation of the shooting sports and direct their efforts toward educating women, teachers, youth leaders and young people about our outdoor heritage.