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Corot

[kaw-roh, kuh-; French kaw-roh]
noun
  1. Jean Bap·tiste Ca·mille [zhahn ba-teest ka-mee-yuh] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist kaˈmi yə/, 1796–1875, French painter.
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  • Adjusting his glasses, he inspected the Corot in silence for a few minutes.

    Cap'n Warren's Wards

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • Did—did this Corot feller get as much for every job as he did for this?

    Cap'n Warren's Wards

    Joseph C. Lincoln

  • After an early morning in the fields, Corot withdraws to his house to rest.

    The Enjoyment of Art

    Carleton Noyes

  • Now this garden with those large trees is just like a Corot.

    The Limit

    Ada Leverson

  • The scenery is soft and silvery in tone, like the landscape of a Corot.

    Brittany

    Mortimer Menpes and Dorothy Menpes


British Dictionary definitions for corot

Corot

noun
  1. Jean Baptiste Camille (ʒɑ̃ batist kamij). 1796–1875, French landscape and portrait painter
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