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Allier

(älyā`), department (1990 pop. 356,900), central France, in BourbonnaisBourbonnais
, former province, central France, in the northern part of the Massif Central. It was approximately the same area as today's Allier dept. It is a largely arid plateau (except for the fertile Limagne area in the west).
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. MoulinsMoulins
, city (1990 pop. 23,353), capital of Allier dept., central France, on the Allier River. Clothing, shoes, dyes, automobile parts, and household products are manufactured. It is also an agricultural market. Formerly capital of the duchy of Bourbonnais (c.
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Allier

1. a department of central France, in Auvergne region. Capital: Moulins. Pop.: 342 307 (2003 est.). Area: 7382 sq. km (2879 sq. miles)
2. a river in S central France, rising in the Cévennes and flowing north to the Loire. Length: over 403 km (250 miles)
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In Moulins - the smaller capital of the Allier department, on the banks of the Allier River - picturesque views of the town's cathedral are offered.
Although the 800g bags do not have zippers, Allier pointed out that due to the technology used, the sauce (pastille form) is distributed evenly throughout the other ingredients.
FastSoft is pleased to partner with Allier Technology," said Ed Snyder, CEO of FastSoft.
In Moulins, the smaller capital of the Allier department on the banks of the Allier River, picturesque views of the town's cathedral are offered.
King had been mulling over whether to send Kandjar d' Allier for the Newbury feature or take up an alternative engagement in the John Hughes Rehearsal Chase at Newcastle on the same day.
The addition of Motorola's humidity sensing technology to our portfolio will move us to a leadership position," said Allier.
Open tender for the allocation of a maintenance market for production equipment for heating and / or hot water at different sites of the Allier Habitat Heritage.
Voluntary ex ante transparency notice: realization of geotechnical drilling as part of a proposed fashion sweet gateway on the river allier.
Contractor name : GROUPEMENT CEE ALLIER (MANDATAIRE) CEGELEC REeSEAUX AUVERGNE
Contract award: service contract for the provision of insurance ~fleet and subsidiary risks "for the needs of sdis allier
Daily transport services - and back - personal defense between Varennes s / Allier and 13 BSMAT in Yzeure (03).