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puy

[pwē]
(geology)
A small, remnant volcanic cone.
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The similarities with the early days of le Puy are there and after last year's visit to Kynren I have urged everyone I know to support it.
Facts Puy du Fou - in Les Epesses, Vendee - is an hour from Nantes airport or a 90-minute shuttle bus from Angers TGV station.
In high season, for a handful of nights in July and August, Puy du Fou stages the Cinescenie - a performance on an even grander scale than anything we've seen in the Grand Parc.
One of the other benefits of puy lentils is that they retain their shape during cooking, not turning to mush like other varieties.
Ectoplasm--a light--ripples over the faces of LORD PUY, HERO INE, lingers on HEROINE, and goes out.
The Rouennais puy was eclipsed after 1550 by the work of the Pleiade and mounting tensions between the orthodoxy and the reform, but Hue's work restores meaning to the theological, social, linguistic, and poetic achievements made during the first half of the French Renaissance in the name of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Contrary to other prizes, this award does not only recognise an attraction or facilities, but rather the whole complex, in other words the Puy du Fou Grand Parc as well as the famous Cinescenie show that is celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2012.
Puy-de-Dome, which last erupted around 5760BC, is the jewel in the crown of the Chaine des Puys - a 25 mile spine of 80 volcanoes that can be seen from all corners of the Auvergne.
Other accommodation options include a mocked-up Roman villa and the Henry VIII-inspired Field of the Cloth of Gold, where brightly coloured mini big-top tents are NEED TO KNOW ALEX PATERSON and family |visited Puy du Fou as a guest of the park.
Last month, Americanbased manufacture De Puy announced it was withdrawing its Articulating Surface Replacement hip after it was found to be releasing dangerouslyhigh levels of metal into patients.
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Built by Louis Du Puy, a man townsfolk called ``the mysterious Frenchman'' (he is rumored to have deserted the U.