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- ClaudetteLily Claudette Chauchoin, 1903–96, U.S. actress, born in France.
- Jean Bap·tiste [zhahn ba-teest] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist/, 1619–83, French statesman and finance minister under Louis XIV.
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When father told me what Mr. Colbert had proposed, I agreed instantly.
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- Claudette, real name Claudette Lily Chauchoin . 1905–96, French-born Hollywood actress, noted for her sophisticated comedy roles; her films include It Happened One Night (1934) and The Palm Beach Story (1942)
- Jean Baptiste (ʒɑ̃ batist). 1619–83, French statesman; chief minister to Louis XIV: reformed the taille and pursued a mercantilist policy, creating a powerful navy and merchant fleet and building roads and canals
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