Recamier

[ rey-kuh-myey ]
/ ˌreɪ kəˈmyeɪ /
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noun

a backless day bed of the Directoire and Empire periods, having raised ends of equal height.

Origin of Recamier

1920–25; after Madame Récamier

Récamier

[ rey-ka-myey ]
/ reɪ kaˈmyeɪ /

noun

MadameJeanne Françoise Julie Adélaïde Bernard, 1777–1849, French social leader in the literary and political circles of Paris.
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