- low-grade wool fibers from the legs of sheep.
Origin of gare
1535–45; < Anglo-French, variant of Old French gard, jart
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Examples from the Web for gare
It seemed no one had the key or the door code for the building at 147 rue La Fayette near the Gare du Nord train station in Paris.Slaughter in Paris: Who Killed the Kurds?
Christopher Dickey, Tracy McNicoll
January 10, 2013
Trains for Amsterdam, she said, left from the Gare Centrale, a mile or so across the city.The Black Bag
Louis Joseph Vance
They all met at the Gare du Nord and went on to see Ganimard.
Why did you accost me at the Gare du Nord the other evening?
Oh, yes,” he exclaimed quickly; “the one I did go to the Gare with.A Woman's Will
You are quite sure Juve will be at the Gare du Nord this evening?A Royal Prisoner
Word Origin and History for gare
French for "train station," 1840, from earlier sense "river port, pier" (17c.), from garer (see garage).
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