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chèvre

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noun \ˈshev(rə), ˈshev-rə\

Definition of chèvre



Origin and Etymology of chèvre

French, literally, goat, from Old French chievre, from Latin capra she-goat, from caper he-goat — more at capriole


First Known Use: 1950


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