Origin of chassepot
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How to use chassepot in a sentence
Odious repetition of those words, "Order reigns in Warsaw," and "The chassepot has done wonders."
An officer ascended the steps, approached the corpse, and discharged his chassepot into the left temple.
The Commission of Pardons awaited, chassepot in hand, the prey given up to them by the courts-martial.
Every second the report of a chassepot rang out, sharp and clear, upon the air.The Downfall|Emile Zola
The escort was commanded by a young woman carrying a Chassepot, and wearing a chignon.Paris under the Commune|John Leighton