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Bachelor of Textile Engineering. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Before agreeing, I should want to know what precisely they understood by the word "bte."

    Since Czanne Clive Bell
  • Well, he could not dine at the bte, and after all one must dine somewhere.

  • On the other hand the Italians are completely free of the French bte noir, chauvinisme.

    Rome Mildred Anna Rosalie Tuker
  • Not even in his Recollections was Mr. Chorley able to forget his bte noir.

    Verdi: Man and Musician Frederick James Crowest
  • He hated his sisters lorgnon, and her lorgnon manner was his bte noir.

  • He was also my bte noire, and he never missed an opportunity to vent his spite.

    Pastoral Days William Hamilton Gibson
  • The colour must have inspired feelings akin to awe in the minds of the natives, for white is their bte noire.

    Alone Norman Douglas
  • The world does not deserve to be yet delivered from that bte.

  • European criticism of your bte noir, old Leopold, is entitled to attention; American (of him or any other king) is not.

  • He has, it may be said, only one bte noir, the blatant and flamboyant Meyerbeer.

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Bachelor of Textile Engineering
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