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defile

Geography a narrow pass or gorge, esp one between two mountains
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Depuis, l'instance federale sous la conduite de l'ancien president Mohamed Raouraoua a toujours privilegie la piste etrangere avec le defilement de pas moins de cinq techniciens etrangers : Vahid Halilhodzic (2011-2014), Christian Gourcuff (2014-2016), Milovan Rajevac (2016), Georges Leekens (2016-2017) et Lucas Alcaraz (2017).
In the statement, the ISF said that its Information Branch has been cracking down on Captagon manufacturing, dealing and smuggling operations in the country "in view of their severe threat against the local community and defilement of Lebanon's reputation abroad.
Ukraine sees the act as defilement of international law.
fundamentally it is unadulterated by nature, the immaculateness of water is lessened with the defilement of different sources, for example, chemicals, contaminations and a few natural materials.
Tout en s'interessant a la culture traditionnelle chinoise qui s'incarne dans la calligraphie, la peinture, la sculpture et la philosophie taoiste, mes recherches theoriques et pratiques supposent une nouvelle comprehension du mode de presentation par defilement qui elargit les notions de temps et d'espace.
There was never any tradition in Kerala against travelling abroad, nor of ritual defilement for crossing the 'kala pani' [black water] as [in] among many communities in North India.
Mais l'insistance de l'ecrivain envers qui j'eprouvais un respect et une admiration sans faille, avait fini par avoir raison de mes reticences [beaucoup plus grand que] raconte-t-il, non sans perdre de vue le defilement des invites.
The Hittite term papratar is rendered by the Chicago Hittite Dictionary as "impurity, defilement, impropriety.
Tenders are invited for Greening Sides and Body of Water for Hydro Technical with Lakes Under the Administration Sh ~Bistrita~ ~Piatra Neamt - Lot 1 Sector Bistrita: Reservoir Izvoru Mountain Defilement, Piatra Neamt, Reconstruction (Hunting), Lot 2 Sector Siren: Reservoir Calimanesti and Movileni
Martin Stokes was convicted of defilement of a child, rape and sexual assault on the girl, who was 14 at the time of the crime.
In our great love for our Holy Land," Rabbi Karelitz told Ben-Gurion, "we live in trembling and piercing fear to the depths of our soul that possibly, as a result of this law to draft women, we might face, Heaven forbid, the Torah's warning, 'lest the Land vomit you out in your defilement of her.
Nor has he the right to exploit or use natural resources unwisely in such a way as to spoil the food bases and other sources of subsistence for living beings, or expose them to destruction and defilement.