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Auriol

[awr-ee-ohl, -awl; French oh-ryawl] /ˌɔr iˈoʊl, -ˈɔl; French oʊˈryɔl/
noun
1.
Vincent
[vin-suh nt;; French van-sahn] /ˈvɪn sənt;; French vɛ̃ˈsɑ̃/ (Show IPA),
1884–1966, French statesman: president 1947–54.
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  • But you can understand this—on the whole, the probability is that Miss Auriol will die.

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  • Miss Auriol has been asleep for nearly two hours and is still asleep.

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  • In his hand he held the halberd with which Auriol had been wounded.

    Auriol W. Harrison Ainsworth
  • "The man who brought me hither told me you were my kinsman," said Auriol.

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  • Auriol gazed earnestly at his aged relative, but he said nothing.

    Auriol W. Harrison Ainsworth
  • "You spoke of two crimes with which your conscience was burdened," remarked Auriol.

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  • "The mistake you then committed should serve as a warning," said Auriol.

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  • Eager to test the effect of the elixir, Auriol put his hand to his side.

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  • Just as she reached the door, and was about to pass through it, Auriol came forth.

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  • "'Tis he, there can be no doubt," rejoined Auriol, in a sombre tone.

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British Dictionary definitions for Auriol

Auriol

/French ɔrjɔl/
noun
1.
Vincent (vɛ̃sɑ̃). 1884–1966, French statesman; president of the Fourth Republic (1947–54)
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