Larousse

[la-roos; English luh-roos]
noun
  1. Pierre A·tha·nase [pyer a-ta-nahz] /pyɛr a taˈnɑz/, 1817–75, French grammarian, lexicographer, and encyclopedist.
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Contemporary Examples of larousse

  • The Larousse Gastronomique recipe for roast horse with cinnamon looked superb.

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    My Horsemeat Lunch

    Christopher Dickey

    February 27, 2013

  • Larousse Gastronomique I look to it for the definitive recipes and definitions, and also the photos.

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    Clotilde Dusoulier

    January 12, 2010

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British Dictionary definitions for larousse

Larousse

noun
  1. 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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