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Rabelais

[rab-uh-ley, rab-uh-ley; French ra-ble]
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  1. Fran·çois [frahn-swa] /frɑ̃ˈswa/, c1490–1553, French satirist and humorist.
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Rabelais

noun
  1. François (frɑ̃swa). ?1494–1553, French writer. His written works, esp Gargantua and Pantagruel (1534), contain a lively mixture of earthy wit, common sense, and satire
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