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Aix-en-Provence

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southeast France north of Marseille. Founded in 123 B.C. by the Romans as a military colony near the site of mineral springs, the city has long been a popular spa and an important cultural center. Population: 140,000.

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Examples

  • France during long stays in Aix-en-Provence and Marseilles.

    M. F. K. Fisher (1908-1992)

  • If you visit just one among the countless top-notch vineyards in the Lub é ron region, perhaps the most surprising is Ch â teau La Coste, situated north of Aix-en-Provence, in the pokey agricultural village of Le Puy Sainte-R é parade.

    Coasting High in Provence

  • My daughter has been teaching me from the day she arrived -- at the maternity ward in Aix-en-Provence ...

    French Word-A-Day:

  • We had spent Saturday night with cousins Christiane & Charles, in Aix-en-Provence.

    French Word-A-Day:

  • I was thrilled and delighted to have the good fortune to spend a month in Aix-en-Provence last Septembre chez Monique et Dominique Faillard.

    grimpette - French Word-A-Day

  • Cézanne's quarrel with Zola At Paul Cézanne's studio in Aix-en-Provence, there's a sense of déjà vu.

    Pruning the Cost of Luxury on the Riviera

  • I personally wasn't that thrilled with the Ring—it was a revival of an Aix-en-Provence production.

    A Classical Life in Allegro

  • Between 2006-2010, the festival co-produced the four-opera cycle of Wagner's "Der Ring des Nibelungen" with Aix-en-Provence's own summer music festival.

    A Classical Life in Allegro

  • For Manuel Brug, classical music editor and reviewer of Die Welt, the Berlin-based German newspaper, the bad publicity from the controversy has proved to be less harmful than the co-productions of the Ring cycle with Aix-en-Provence.

    A Classical Life in Allegro

  • "The trend at the moment is for prices to rise as fundamentals point to more energy demand," Christophe de Margerie said on a Saturday panel at the Rencontres Economiques d'Aix-en-Provence conference here in the south of France.

    Total SA CEO: Oil-Price Trend Is Upward

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