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chèvre

chèvre

noun \ˈshev(rə), ˈshev-rə\

Definition of CHÈVRE

Origin 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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