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Larousse

[ la-roos; English luh-roos ]
/ laˈrus; English ləˈrus /
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Definition of Larousse

noun
Pierre A·tha·nase [pyera-ta-nahz], /pyɛr a taˈnɑz/, 1817–75, French grammarian, lexicographer, and encyclopedist.
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Larousse
/ (French larus) /

noun
Pierre Athanase (pjɛr atanɑz). 1817–75, French grammarian, lexicographer, and encyclopedist. He edited and helped to compile the Grand Dictionnaire universel du XIX siècle (1866–76)
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