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travel agency

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an agency that arranges and negotiates flights, holidays, etc., for travellers
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The veteran (breathing very hard over it) steadied himself on both elbows against the slanting top of the bureau, and from that commanding position addressed Magdalen once more.
She rose, and tried to take the candle from the bureau, but old Mazey's cunning hand was too quick for her.
Holmes went to the bureau first and looked hard at the lock.
She came with the intention of possessing herself of certain documents which were in your bureau.
The ambitious man of genius grows old in obtaining his triple crown; he does not follow in the steps of Sixtus the Fifth merely to become head of a bureau.
Under the constitutional government, the ministers of the various departments were insensibly led by their bureaus to imitate this practice of kings.
I remember now that when I took off my shawl Monday afternoon I laid it on the bureau for a minute.
Seeing her husband, she dropped her hands into the drawer of the bureau as though looking for something, and only looked round at him when he had come quite up to her.
She shut the bureau with a slam, and glanced at him.
Red and white curtained windows, little straw mat, little round table with a tumultuous assemblage of legs underneath, clumsy rush-bottomed chairs, two great red velvet arm-chairs affording plenty of space to be uncomfortable in, bureau, chimney- glass in several pieces pretending to be in one piece, pair of gaudy vases of very artificial flowers; between them a Greek warrior with his helmet off, sacrificing a clock to the Genius of France.
Glegg and Tom had also entered, treading softly, and were busy selecting the key of the old oak chest from the bunch which Tom had brought from his father's bureau.
bureaus and their maintenance in mendacity prove that even governments