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enfant perdu

[ ahn-fahnper-dy ]
/ ɑ̃ fɑ̃ pɛrˈdü /
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noun, plural en·fants per·dus [ahn-fahnper-dy] /ɑ̃ fɑ̃ pɛrˈdü/ French.
a soldier assigned to a dangerous post.
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Origin of enfant perdu

Literally, “lost child”
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