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  • The hotel is quiet, the restaurant is perfectly acceptable, and there's a local place serving the classic local biryani opposite. +91 40 67122000, mercure.com, doubles from £28 a night

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  • Mercure Plaza R é publique, 5 Rue Stella 69002 Lyon, www.accorhotels.com/...mercure-lyon-plaza-republique/index.shtml.

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  • I return from the bathroom with a skinny glass thermometer, sans mercure, * one I picked up a few years back after the digital ear thermometer never seemed to work.

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  • Les chaux de zinc, d'argent, de mercure, prennent des couleurs plus ou moins vives, & se rapprochent d'autant plus du noir, qu'elles ont été exposées plus longtemps, ou d'une manière plus directe, aux rayons du soleil.

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  • I return from the bathroom with a skinny glass thermometer, sans mercure,* one I picked up a few years back after the digital ear thermometer never seemed to work.

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  • Referring to the value quoted, viz. 3.19 x 1028, M. Bouty says, "Ce serait la resistance d'une colonne de mercure de 1mmq de section et de longueur telle que la lumière se propageant dans le vide, mettrait plus de 3000 ans A se transmettre d'une extrémité à I'autre de la colonne."

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  • The Mercure Hotel on Lange Brücke (00 49 331 2722; mercure. com) is a Communist-era goliath, beautified by subsequent refurbishment.

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  • Le mercure flirte avec les 34 degrés: Le mercure s'affole depuis ces dernier jours.

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  • I'm set to go to #CES Le mercure flirte avec les 34 degrés: Le mercure s'affole depuis ces dernier jours.

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  • References: Coucou Ma Puce = Hello My Flea (my Little Darling); la gastro (gastro-entérite) (f) = gastroenteritis (inflammation of the digestive tract); piquant (e) = spicy, biting; sans mercure = without mercury; les fesses (fpl) = buttocks

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