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Synonyms for grison

carnivore of Central America and South America resembling a weasel with a greyish-white back and dark underparts

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3) La Confederation soutient des mesures prises par les cantons des Grisons et du Tessin pour la sauvegarde et la promotion des langues romanche et italienne.
The grisons were burrowing in the ground beneath one of these snags.
Invitation to tender : The contract includes the provision of a Layer 2 or Layer 3 network service for selected locations in the canton of Grisons.
Since that time, its membership has grown to include the cantons of Glarus, Grisons, Schaffhausen, Schwyz, Solothurn, Zug and Zurich, the region Winterthur, the city of Zurich as well as many renowned Swiss companies.
It was a lucky turn that led her--and the former SVP Grisons section--to form the Conservative Democratic Party.
The Strasbourg City Council banished the Marpecks, who then fled to the Grisons in eastern Switzerland where Anabaptist groups were carving out a precarious existence.
All three towns lie in the canton of Grisons (Graubunden), the capital of which is Chur, home to the University of Applied Sciences Chur HTW Chur, founded in 1963.
The "N13 EP 02 Mesocco" interested the route of the N13 motorway in the Grisons region of between 24,400 and 29,800 km in the territory of the municipalities of Soazza and Mesocco.
Hamilton Company, the Reno, NV-based global leader in precision fluid measuring was honored with a Tell for sustained investment in the manufacturing facility of its Swiss subsidiary Hamilton Bonaduz AG, in the Canton of Grisons, Greater Zurich Area.
A police spokesman in the canton of Grisons, Zanin Pierino, said: "She was just unlucky.
Date of opening quotation: 07/04/2015, Time: 13:30, Location: Office of Forests and Natural Hazards Tiefencastel, comments: Region Central Grisons / Moesano, Veia Dalmeras 13, 7450 Tiefencastel
Date of opening quotation: 05/05/2015, Time: 16:00, Location: State Archives of Grisons, Karlihofplatz, 7001 Chur, comments: 3rd floor multipurpose room