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  • (La Rochelle, 1922); a new dictionary has been in process of publication since 2003, Le grand lexique du patois charentais, in six livrets by the editors of the journal Xaintonge, hors série 1–6 (May 2003–December 2006).

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  • See “Le grand lexique du patois charentais,” Xaintonge hors serie 1 2003 48, s.v. “broue: boue”; and Alain Rey et al., Le Grand Robert de la langue française, nouvelle édition augmentée, 6 vols.

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  • “Les marais salants charentais: carrefour du commerce internationale XIIe–XVIe siècles.”

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  • Xaintonge, editors, “Le grand lexique du patois charentais,” in six livrets, Xaintonge, journal hors serie 1–6 May 2003–December 2006.

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  • Today linguists in Paris call it the patois charentais after the modern departments of Charente and Charente-Maritime.

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  • However, no matter how pleasant these recollections are, my greatest memory has to be les melons charentais melons from Charente that my grandmother used to take back from the market every Saturday morning.

    foodbeam » 2007 » March

  • Pancha charentais x muskmelon: netted and ribbed, orange, very aromatic

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • The peppery arugula is a perfect complement, and if you can't find a charentais melon a chanterais looks like a cantaloupe and also has orange flesh but has rather deep greenish ribs running top to bottom, cantaloupe also works.

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  • These days you may be able to find melon varieties such as the French charentais which looks like a cantaloupe and also has orange flesh but has deep greenish ribs running top to bottom, horned melons, canary and galia at some supermarkets or farmers markets.

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  • Le Pertuis charentais est bouclé par un immense champ de mines et l’aéroport est réquisitionné pour les avions détecteurs de mines et les escadrilles de chasse de la Luftwaffe sécurisant la base sous-marine.

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