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Les Halles

[ley al] /leɪ ˈal/
noun
1.
(formerly) the large, central, wholesale food market area of Paris, France.
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  • However had her father learned so intimately all the resources of Les Halles in all the seasons?

    Rough-Hewn Dorothy Canfield
  • They were known as Les Halles, and the market ever since has borne that name.

    The Story of Paris Thomas Okey
  • Cartaret went to Les Halles and bought a large box of strawberries.

    The Azure Rose Reginald Wright Kauffman

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