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masseur

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noun mas·seur \ma-ˈsər, mə-\

Simple Definition of masseur

  • : a man whose job is to give massages

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of masseur

  1. :  a man who practices massage

Origin and Etymology of masseur

French, from masser


First Known Use: 1876


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masseur

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noun mas·seur \ma-ˈsər, mə-\

Medical Definition of masseur

  1. :  a man who practices massage—compare masseuse




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