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, Fr. Alost, city (1991 pop. 76,382), East Flanders prov., W central Belgium. Aalst is a commercial and industrial center. Manufactures include textiles, clothing, and footwear. Known since the 9th cent.
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One of the points I make is that research shows that a visual misimpression cannot be corrected with words," Alost said.
He adds that the 1990s were alost yearsa from which Bulgaria is still recovering.
Meanwhile, Vedomosti reported (23 Jan) that the government has suggested a number of caveats that would ultimately grant the president the right to dismiss an elected governor if he alost confidencea in a regional leader.
El comprador explico que tal comuna esta cerca de Bruselas y Alost, localidades adonde el tenia que desplazarse con frecuencia por su trabajo.
Laurette d'Alsace was the daughter of Thierry count of Flanders, and by the 1160s, she had been wife to no fewer than three prominent barons of northeastern France: Iwan of Alost, Raoul I of Vermandois, and Henry the Blind of Namur (Count of Luxembourg), all of whom are named in the commentary on Psalm 36 (37).
Within a month Foxcroft was back in London and calling on the Librarian at the Foreign Office, Sir Stephen Gaselee, who, at Cockerell's instigation, presented him with a gift for the Library, an incunable--Thierry Marten's edition of the Formula Vivendi, printed in Alost in 1490.
The jeweler Moortgat from Alost was acquitted in the court on the basis of self-defense.
The mile-and-a-half contest features unbeaten Shakespeare from the Bill Mott barn and the French-trained Alost, fourth in the Grade 1 Manhattan Handicap at Belmont on his US debut in June and then sixth in the Arlington Million.
Luego paso al colegio de Alost en Belgica, tambien jesuita, donde concluyo sus estudios en humanidades.
They just wouldn't want to take the risk of being stuck with it, so it's alost opportunity.
In this era of huge federal budget-cutting and elimination of programs, the NEA was funded at alost the level that President Clinton requested.