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STREAM. A current of water. The right to a water course is not a right in the fluid itself so much as a right in the current of the stream. 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 1612. See River; Water Course.

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Le Ruisseau is set in beautiful countryside with views of the Pyrenees, and it's got everything you need for a great family holiday.
Leslie-Anne Davidson, Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Gulf Region, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada; David Whittaker (retired), Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, New Bedford, Massachusetts; Rodman Taylor and Patricia Taylor, Taylor Cultured Seafood; Andre Mallet, Etang Ruisseau Bar Ltd.; and Bruce Smith, Atlantic Mussel Products and Prince Edward Island Mussel King, contributed information for this paper.
The "ruisseau" is more than a detail of the scene's theatrical backdrop; it is also more than a concession to the locus amoenus topos (where a stream endures as one of the traditional elements) that otherwise affords the topographical and conceptual context for the debate.
On y trouve egalement des informations sur des sujets rarement documentes, comme le lavage des vetements au ruisseau, la fabrication de l'empois et les termes relatifs a la peche tels que definis par les pecheurs eux-memes.
At their Le Ruisseau camp, close to the Spanish border, the Fun Club take care of the children giving the parents free time to play millionaires by visiting the nearby exclusive seaside resort of Biarritz.
For two decades Darnton has been elaborating a thesis about the French Revolution that is itself somewhat revolutionary: namely, that the cultural origins of the Revolution lie beyond the witty politesse of the canonical Enlightenment, in the smutty, scandalous, and highly popular works of the so-called Rousseaus du ruisseau (Rousseaus of the gutter)., 020 3499 5232 HOLIDAY PARK France from PS203: Save 50 per cent on a week in a three-bedroom Vivaldi Lounge mobile home at Le Ruisseau des Pyrenees in Aquitaine.
On arrival at Eurocamp's Le Ruisseau holiday park, near Biarritz in Aquitaine, we checked out our new "home" - an immaculate three-bedroom mobile home with a lounge and kitchen, and a great deck for chilling out once the kids had gone to bed.
La poesie est dans les pres, dans les champs de crocus, dans les bles, dans le murmure du ruisseau, dans la priere des rameaux, dans la lueur qui pleut, dans la sagesse des arbres, dans le rire d'une fille rebelle qui court, pieds nus, dans la prairie, les tresses dans le vent...