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angelique

[an-juh-leek]
noun
  1. a South American tree, Dicorynia paraensis, of the legume family.
  2. the hard, reddish-brown wood of this tree, used in shipbuilding.
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Origin of angelique

< French: plant of Angelica genus. See angelic

Angélique

[an-juh-leek; French ahn-zhey-leek]
noun
  1. a female given name.
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  • But Angelique beamed with joy before the commencement of the realisation of her dream.

    The Dream

    Emile Zola

  • All the while that she was taking her coffee, Angelique talked of the hangings.

    The Dream

    Emile Zola

  • When the great church clock struck twelve, Angelique left her seat.

    The Dream

    Emile Zola

  • But Angelique started as she thought, where had she ever seen anyone who looked like Monseigneur?

    The Dream

    Emile Zola

  • Angelique, having risen, refused, and begged Felicien to leave immediately.

    The Dream

    Emile Zola