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Racine

[ruh-seen, ra- or, French, ra-seen for 1; ruh-seen, rey- for 2]
noun
  1. Jean Bap·tiste [zhahn ba-teest] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist/, 1639–99, French dramatist.
  2. a city in SE Wisconsin.
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Racine

noun
  1. Jean Baptiste (ʒɑ̃ batist). 1639–99, French tragic poet and dramatist. His plays include Andromaque (1667), Bérénice (1670), and Phèdre (1677)
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