Maquis


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Synonyms for Maquis

a guerrilla fighter in the French underground in World War II

the French underground that fought against the German occupation in World War II

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The French psychiatrist, who could have easily interviewed any number of Republican maquis exiled in his own country, chooses, instead, to undertake a risky and costly journey to Spain to meet La Pastora.
Une traversee de maquis qui le fera atteindre les cimes avec la Palme d'or a Cannes en 1975 (Chroniques des annees de braise de M.
The assessor has dropped Rebel Du Maquis 7lb as a result of his layoff, and Harry Derham's 7lb claim is another plus.
For more information on Peers, the crash and the Maquis of Nistos and Esparros, go to http://maquis-nistos-esparros.
She later helped organize thousands of French resistance fighters known as the Maquis, by meeting Allied arms drops, distributing weapons and training 7,000 partisans in preparation for the Normandy invasion.
Kadjona, Metropolis and Cyclone are among dozens of discos, bars and small restaurants called maquis that were torn down, never again to throb to the Ivory Coast's zouglou and "coupe decale" dance music.
For the more energetic, a hike along the coastal path through the maquis - the generic name given to the scrubland which dominates the landscape - is a bracing challenge.
The Trekkie group, Maquis Forces International - which calls itself the first "completely internet-based Star Trek fan organisation" on the web - had created the logo for what it envisaged to be the US Navy's Special Operations Force SEAL team for the 23rd and 24th century.
com Spend Savour a glass of champagne as you watch a flaming red sunset at the beautiful L'Arbousier restaurant at Le Maquis hotel.
At the end of the day it doesn't matter how bad I am in tennis or in my second career in business, I am still better than most people" Former tennis champion Boris Becker "In this age of air-bagged, molly-coddled, infantilised over-regulation, it can make my spirits soar to discover that out there in the maquis of modern Britain there is still some freedom fighter who is putting up resistance against the encroachments of the state" London Mayor Boris Johnson
Six doubles four trebles and an accumulator: Rebel Du Maquis (2.
The fire, which started in maquis area, spread to forest and then to settlement area in Seferihisar town of the western province of Izmir.
Including modes such as deathmatch, capture the flag, and team deathmatch; Bend Studio has developed two unique modes: Containment, where players capture coolant nodes to overheat and destroy the opposing teams reactor, and Assimilation where seven players begin as Maquis soldiers and one as Cloven, the Cloven must kill the Maquis soldiers to incorporate them to the cloven side and win.
The girls also learned how to parachute by 'almost invisible descent' for when they were sent to work alongside the Maquis, the French underground movement.