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2015-05-20 16:27:14

LONDON, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Green Building Materials in US$ Million.

2015-05-20 16:22:33

VANCOUVER, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The governments of Canada and British Columbia will provide over $582,000 in Canada Job Grant funding to Seaspan Shipyards to help 260 workers gain shipbuilding skills.

2015-05-20 16:22:16

MONTREAL, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Luc Jobin, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address Bernstein's 31(st) Annual Strategic Decisions

2015-05-20 12:35:24

DALLAS, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "North America electromagnetic NDT equipment by Method (Eddy Current Testing, Remote Field

2015-05-20 12:27:19

PORTLAND, Oregon, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report, published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Global Fitness Equipment Market - Size, Industry

2015-05-20 08:33:15

Zona Plus(TM) provides a new tool for millions of Canadians living with elevated blood pressure TORONTO, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The Zona Plus(TM)isometric handgrip device

2015-05-20 08:27:48

SAN DIEGO, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OneRoof Energy Group, Inc.

2015-05-20 08:26:52

EDMONTON, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The dramatic drop in oil and gas prices will lead to a 17 per cent fall in Alberta's export earnings in 2015, but partial price recovery and volume gains will

2015-05-19 23:12:53

Friends of Science Society is pleased to announce their upcoming guest speaker, astrophysicist Dr.

2015-05-19 16:33:41

Guests Can Save up to $700 per Stateroom and Receive Free Onboard Spending Money SANTA CLARITA, Calif., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Memorial Day,


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Hoodoo Mountain
2014-08-19 10:23:50

Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...

Canadienne Cattle
2014-07-14 11:38:56

The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...

Canadian Speckle Park Cattle
2014-07-14 11:28:41

The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...

HTT Plethore
2014-06-18 07:12:24

The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...

Canadian Horse
2014-04-03 12:38:23

The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...

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friseur
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").
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