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Cyrano de Bergerac

[sir-uh-noh duh bur-juh-rak, -zhuh-, bair-; French see-ra-naw duh ber-zhuh-rak]
noun
  1. Bergerac, Savinien Cyrano de.
  2. (italics) a play in verse (1897) by Edmond Rostand.
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Cyrano de Bergerac

noun
  1. Savinien (savinjɛ̃). 1619–55, French writer and soldier, famous as a duellist and for his large nose. He became widely known through the verse drama Cyrano de Bergerac (1897) by Edmond Rostand
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