morceau

[ mawr-soh ]
/ mɔrˈsoʊ /
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noun, plural mor·ceaux [mawr-soh] /mɔrˈsoʊ/. French.

piece; morsel.
an excerpt or passage of poetry or music.

Nearby words

  1. morbihan,
  2. morbilli,
  3. morbilliform,
  4. morbillivirus,
  5. morbus,
  6. morcellation,
  7. morcellation operation,
  8. morcha,
  9. mordacious,
  10. mordaciously

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British Dictionary definitions for morceau

morceau

/ French (mɔrso) /

noun plural -ceaux (-so)

a fragment or morsel
a short composition, esp a musical one

Word Origin for morceau

C18: from Old French: morsel

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