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La Pérouse

[la pey-rooz]
  1. Jean Fran·çois de Ga·laup [zhahn frahn-swa duh ga-loh] /ʒɑ̃ frɑ̃ˈswa də gaˈloʊ/, 1741–88, French naval officer and explorer.
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Historical Examples of perouse

  • The Valley of Perouse is about twelve miles long, chiefly mountainous.

    L'Histoire Des Vaudois

    J. Bresse et al.

  • Perhaps, like Perouse, my fate may be a mystery for future ages.