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Synonyms for Valenciennes

a town in northeastern France long noted for its lace industry

a type of bobbin lace with floral patterns

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League leaders Brest face a long trip from the western tip of Brittany to Valenciennes, hard by the Belgian border, but they should be full of confidence after an excellent start to the season.
However, Valenciennes boss Antoine Kombouare is desperate to retain the pacy striker.
It seems to suggest that Filip's agent might soon be flying to Valenciennes to complete the deal.
Valenciennes have an option to buy Sebo, who has three years remaining on his Glasgow contract after being signed by former boss Paul Le Guen for pounds 1.
Like nearby Douai, Mauberge and Mons, Valenciennes is set above extensive coalfields which straddle the Franco-Belgian border.
Bombardier Transportation in France operates primarily at its Crespin site in the Valenciennes region, where it employs more than 1600 people.
Contract notice: monaural framework agreement for the supply and delivery of school books, extracurricular for schools of the city of valenciennes.
But the PSG juggernaut appear to be at the peak of their powers and Valenciennes, who lost 3-0 to fourth-placed St-Etienne on their last away assignment, will surely do well to get on the board tonight.
Bombardier will manufacture these AGC trains at its Crespin plant, in the Valenciennes region in France, and it is expected that this order will increase the manufacturing rate from 8 trains to 10 trains per month.
Contract notice: provision of food for the organization of cocktails, receptions, buffets for the city of valenciennes.
MARSEILLE ground out a hard earned 10 win over Valenciennes when the sides met in northern France in August but there should be more goals at the Stade Velo drome today, writes Steve Davies.
Contract notice: supply of equipment for network equipment, telephony and servers in the city of valenciennes.
LILLE will be looking to keep up the pressure on table-topping PSG as they make the 50km trip to Valenciennes, writes Daniel Prescott.
Contract notice:delivery, collection, postage and mailing of the city of valenciennes and ccas
Valenciennes are the higher placed team on goal difference but their decent progress has mainly come as a result of their performances at home.