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lune

[lün]
(mathematics)
A section of a plane bounded by two circular arcs, or of a sphere bounded by two great circles.

lune

A tapering wedge-shaped unit forming the covering of a hemisphere.
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Mais sur la Lune, point d'erosion: "les cailloux, jusqu'aux particules les plus petites, sont tres aiguisees, elles coupent les tissus comme une scie".
Vitesse angulaire en longitude de la Lune par rapport aux etoiles:12,18[degrees]/j ; par rapport au Soleil: 11,21[degrees]/j
Jeune Lune's adaptation, in its latest form, manages one great connection to its source--it focuses on Kafka's deep and sporadic sense of humor.
"Vale of Lune won't stand in his way, and he has ambitions of playing in the Premiership.
In Nanna a pathetic, homeless Parisian bag lady, Claire -- or Lune, as Nanna calls her -- enters Nanna's life by coincidence or happenstance and changes everything.
Vale of Lune had hit back to lead 9-7 in the closing stages but DK showed tremendous fighting spirtit.
This unit is based on the children's book, "Jean de la Lune".
From the Earth to the Moon Novel by Verne, Jules, published as De la Terre a la Lune (1865) and also published as The Baltimore Gun Club and The American Gun Club.
Le 11 decembre 2017, le president des Etats-Unis Donald Trump signait une directive ordonnant a la Nasa de preparer le retour d'astronautes sur la Lune, "suivi par des missions humaines vers Mars et d'autres destinations".
La premiere sonde israelienne a destination de la Lune, et la premiere developpee par une organisation privee, SpaceIL, a entame jeudi son periple vers cet astre.
Back in 2012, when Ballet Fantastique premiered its production of "Cirque de la Lune," the performances got rave reviews, drawing adjectives such as alluring, stunning, exceptional, with an exultant finish, "The circus lives!"
BUOYED by their win at Vale of Lune, Widnes face another major challenge in North One West when they take on Wilmslow at Heath Road.