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Marches

[mahr-chiz] /ˈmɑr tʃɪz/
noun
1.
The, a region in central Italy, bordering the Adriatic. 3743 sq. mi. (9695 sq. km).
Italian Le Marche
[le mahr-ke] /lɛ ˈmɑr kɛ/ (Show IPA)
.

M.Arch.E.

1.
Master of Architectural Engineering.
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  • marche stopped, took his pipe out of his mouth, and listened.

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  • marche picked up a crumpled roll of paper from the ground and opened it.

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  • "I think I heard some such dialogue yesterday," said marche, much amused.

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  • Every one goes to the marche and the company is mixed enough there.

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  • marche leaned forward and scanned the water and sky alternately.

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  • marche, too, remained silent, preoccupied with his own reflections.

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  • "That makes it very jolly for you, I fancy," said marche pleasantly.

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  • Why doesn't father want us to speak about him or ourselves to Mr. marche?

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  • And I tell you, marche, that I am not dishonest by nature or in my character.

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British Dictionary definitions for marche

Marche

/French marʃ/
noun
1.
a former province of central France

Marches

/ˈmɑːtʃɪz/
noun the Marches
1.
the border area between England and Wales or Scotland, both characterized by continual feuding (13th–16th centuries)
2.
a region of central Italy. Capital: Ancona. Pop: 1 484 601 (2003 est). Area: 9692 sq km (3780 sq miles) Italian name Le Marche (le ˈmarke)
3.
any of various other border regions
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