tour de force
noun (plural tours de force) Etymology: French Date: 1802 a feat or display of strength, skill, or ingenuity <
the movie is a comic tour de force
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  • Tour de Force (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Tour de Force Type = Album Artist = 38 Special Released = 1983 Recorded = 1983, Studio One, Doraville, Georgia Genre = Southern Rock Length = 36:42 Label = A M Producer = Don Barnes, Jeff Carlisi, Rodney Mills Reviews = *… …   Wikipedia

  • Tour De Force - Live — Infobox Album | Name = Tour de Force Live Type = Live Album Artist = Al Di Meola Released = 27 September 1982 (LP) 25 October 1990 (CD) Recorded = 4 February 1982 Genre = Jazz Length = 39:53 Label = Columbia Producer = Al Di Meola Reviews =… …   Wikipedia

  • Tour de Force (This Transmission album) — Infobox Album | Name = Tour de Force Type = EP Artist = This Transmission Released = March 30, 2006 Recorded = 2006 Genre = Indie rock, Punk Pop Length = Label = Standstill Records Producer = This Transmission Reviews = Last album = Latitude,… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Australians who have led the Tour de France general classification — This is a list of Australians who have led the Tour de France general classification at the end of a stage during one of the 95 Tours de France since the establishment of the competition in 1903. One of the three Grand Tours of professional stage …   Wikipedia

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  • 2003 Tour de France, Prologue to Stage 9 — Detailed results of the 2003 Tour de France from the Prologue in Paris to Stage 9 (Le Bourg d Oisans to Gap).Prologue(Paris, July 5) The opening stage was a short time trial. Covering just 6.5 km the route started under the Eiffel Tower, crossed… …   Wikipedia

  • Diable du tour de france — Dieter Didi Senft Le diable au Tour d Allemagne 2005 Dieter Didi Senft[1] Parfois appelé El Diablo (né en 1952 à Reichenwalde, en A …   Wikipédia en Français

  • TOUR — s. m. Mouvement en rond. Le tour du soleil, des planètes. Jupiter fait son tour en douze ans. Tour de boule. Tour de roue. Tour de meule. Fam., D ici là il n y a qu un tour de roue, Il y a peu de distance. Fam., À tour de bras, De toute la force… …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • FORCE — s. f. Vigueur, faculté naturelle d agir vigoureusement. Il se dit proprement en parlant De l homme et des animaux. Force physique. Grande force. Force extraordinaire. Force de corps. Force de bras. Force de reins. La force d un homme, d un animal …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

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