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Cantal

(käNtäl`), department (1990 pop. 158,300), S central France, in Auvergne. AurillacAurillac
, town (1990 pop. 32,654), capital of Cantal dept., S central France, in Auvergne, on the Jordanne River. An industrial, communications, and market center, it is noted for its furniture, footwear, pharmaceuticals, and Cantal cheese.
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Cantal

 

a department in France, located in the Massif Central. Area, 5, 800 sq km; population, 168, 000 (1971). Its capital is Aurillac. The main sector of the economy is agriculture. Theprincipal crops are rye, wheat, buck wheat, oats, and potatoes.Dairy farming is prevalent on mountain pastures. There is cheese production (cantal and blue cheese). Cantal has leather and wood-products industries.


Cantal

 

an old cone-shaped volcano in the Massif Central in France. Elevation, 1, 858 m. The base has a diameter of 60 to 80km. Cantal was formed by Neocene eruptions during which andesites and basalts were discharged. The peak is collapsed, and the slopes are broken up into individual plateau-like sections. Vegetation is of the mountain-meadow type.

Cantal

a department of S central France, in the Auvergne region. Capital: Aurillac. Pop.: 148 359 (2003 est.). Area: 5779 sq. km (2254 sq. miles)
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The supply of tires and realization of services related to the entire fleet of Cantal department namely - The provision of new or retreaded tires and inner tubes for all sizes of vl, pl, construction machinery, lifting machinery and agricultural tractors,- The realization of associated benefits such as installation / removal of wheels, fitting / removing envelopes, balancing, regrooving, nailing, ballasting, repairs envelopes, control of geometry and front gangs control , troubleshooting.
Terpene profiles in Cantal and Saint-Nectaire-type cheese made from raw or pasteurised milk.
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At most, 80 percent of these permits were granted to foreign students enrolled in English courses, Adela Cantal, assistant chief of the bureau's Student Desk, said.
Rene Rongier from the Cezallier mountains of the Cantal sings a little-known ballad, 'Minuit vient de sonner'; he was known as a builder of burons, small stone buildings used for making and storing cheese, in one of which the recording was made.
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Fuelled by the sense of adventure and desire to found a pottery the Atkins' ventured into the remote Cantal region, where land was cheap and the possibilities endless.
Menu includes Terrine of Pork With Pistachio Nuts; Onion Soup With Garlic-Cheese Croutons; Frise and Mesclun With Warm Bacon Vinaigrette and a Poached Egg; Pan-Roasted Rainbow Trout With Wild Mushrooms, Shallots and Thyme or Chicken Braised With Beaujolais, Bacon, Mushrooms and Small Onions; Artisanal Cantal Cheese With Apple-Currant Compote; and Rustic Comice Pear Tart With Crme Fra"che.
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