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QUAY, estates. A wharf at which to load or land goods, sometimes spelled key.
     2. In its enlarged sense the word quay, means the whole space between the first row of houses of a city, and the sea or river 5 L. R. 152, 215. So much of the quay as is requisite for the public use of loading and unloading vessels, is public property, and cannot be appropriated to private use, but the rest may be, private property. Id. 201.

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Les travaux du nouveau port de Safi etaient a l'arret depuis quelques mois, a cause de ces blocs qui constituent les fondations sous-marines de son quai charbonnier.
Le cimentier public, le seul a avoir cette infrastructure, se dote ainsi d'un quai specialise permettant d'une part le developpement des exportations du clinker et du ciment et d'autre part le dechargement des navires de coke de petrole pour tout le secteur cimentier, reprenant ainsi des recettes consequentes au titre de cette activite qui a ete suspendue depuis juin 2015 suite aux travaux d'amenagement.
If you fancy a bit of a laugh on Thursday, then may we suggest you start your wind-down to the weekend at the Cyprus University, where the Goethe Institut will be organising a screening of the French comedy film Quai d'Orsay (The French Minister).
Quatre policiers parisiens etaient en garde a vue, vendredi 25 avril au matin, dans le cadre d'une enquete sur un viol presume commis dans les locaux du 36, quai des Orfevres, le siege de la police judiciaire parisienne, rapporte le monde.
Les joueurs du RCT, prives samedi soir d'un double historique Top 14-H Cup, ont ete recus en heros sur le quai d'honneur du port de Toulon, comme les derniers vainqueurs varois du championnat de France en 1992.
The Muse Basque at 37 Quai des Corsaires (00 33 5 59 59 08 98; musee-basque.
Dong Quai has been named "female ginseng" because of its use for various health conditions afflicting women including dysmenorrhea, pelvic pain, recovery from childbirth and menopausal symptoms, such as hot flashes.
55 Ascot Key trends Unpenalised, 9/ 9 Yet to win at this level or higher, 9/ 9 ( three had been placed in Group company) Pre- race RPR of at least 88, 9/ 9 Top-three finish last time out, 7/9 Quai D'Orsay: one of few that fits the weights and ratings trend (two exceptions unplaced in Group 1 company) Other factors All six fillies to run finished unplaced.
The water colour, The Pont des Art sand the Tuileries from the Quai Conti (1838), will be shown to the public for the first time as an addition to the exhibition Sun, Wind and Rain: The Art of David Cox at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.
Masks - Beauty of the Spirits from the Musee du quai Branly, Paris, has been specially created for show in Bahrain.
Soaking up the atmosphere in Co Meath were Bridget and Monique Potts, from Sydney, who built sandcastles as they watched Quai Du Roi win the Hibernia Steel Handicap.
In honour of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Paul Mellon, the Department of Prints and Drawings of the Yale Center for British Art has acquired an outstanding watercolour by David Cox: Pont Neuf, from the Quai de l'Ecole, Paris (Fig.