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[œ-zhen] /œˈʒɛn/ (Show IPA), 1849–1906, French painter and lithographer.
Historical Examples

All the stragglers who had lagged behind arrived, one after another, excepting the poor Canadian voyageur, carriere.
Astoria Washington Irving

It would be quite possible, as carriere suggests, to distinguish a third type of glands—the mixed type.
The Peaches of New York U. P. Hedrick

Was it he, or carriere who at Arras commanded mothers to stand by while their children were being guillotined?
The Elusive Pimpernel Baroness Emmuska Orczy


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