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Pyrenean

associated with the Pyrenean region in northern Spain.

Pyrenean goat
France and Spain, dark brown or black with pale belly and feet, dual-purpose goat, longhaired, horned or polled.
Pyrenean mountain dog
Pyrenean shepherd, Pyrenean sheepdog
a herding dog from the Pyrenees Mountains, smaller than others from that region. The height is 15-19 inches and weight 18-32 pounds. The thick, long or medium coat is coarse to woolly and most commonly fawn. There are rough-faced and smooth-faced varieties. The tail is docked or naturally very short. Called also Berger des Pyrenees.
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Asked whether the top 10 was still his target, with today's second Pyrenean stage - the 187.
The victory reversed Basso's hard-fought win on Friday when the Italian managed to keep Armstrong at bay on the climb to La Mongie ski station to claim the first Pyrenean stage.
Porte is the only other rider priced in single figures and the longer Alpine and Pyrenean climbs will be more up the Aussie's street than the shorter, sharper ascents that provided such drama in the Vosges.
The Tour resumes following today's second rest day with tomorrow's 197-kilometre 16th stage from Pau to Bagners-de-Luchon, which is the first of two days in the Pyrenean mountains.
The 25-year-old from Cardiff seemed omnipresent in the first 12 days of racing, whether leading out Edvald Boasson Hagen to victory on stage six or climbing Pyrenean peak the Col du Tourmalet at the front of the field.
Thomas wore the Tour's best young rider's white jersey for much of the first week, propelled Edvald Boasson Hagen to Team Sky's first Tour stage success, has achieved top-10 positions on numerous stages and embarked on a breakaway on the first Pyrenean stage which demonstrated his potential in the mountains.
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The leading pair continued to drive home their advantage through the Pyrenean stage, ex-tendintheir lead to around five minutes as they ate up the kilo-metreover Col du Tourmalet.
The leading pair continued to drive home their advantage through the Pyrenean stage, extending their lead to around five minutes as they ate up the kilometres over Col du Tourmalet.
The small town is situated in the south-west of the Hautes-Pyrenees, lying in the first Pyrenean foothills, in south-western France.
However, Armstrong wasn't ready to declare victory over Ullrich with another Pyrenean stage, the Alps and a final time trial to come before the finish in Paris on July 25.