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Giraudoux

[ zheer-uh-doo, zheer-uh-doo; French zhee-roh-doo ]
/ ˌʒɪər əˈdu, ˈʒɪər əˌdu; French ʒi roʊˈdu /
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noun
Jean [zhahn], /ʒɑ̃/, 1882–1944, French novelist, playwright, and diplomat.
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British Dictionary definitions for Giraudoux

Giraudoux
/ (French ʒirodu) /

noun
(Hyppolyte) Jean (ʒɑ̃). 1882–1944, French dramatist. His works include the novel Suzanne et le Pacifique (1921) and the plays Amphitryon 38 (1929) and La Guerre de Troie n'aura pas lieu (1935)
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