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Savoyard

noun Sa·voy·ard \sə-ˈvi-ˌärd, ˌsa-ˌvi-ˈärd, ˌsav-ˌwä-ˈyär(d)\

Definition of SAVOYARD

:  a devotee, performer, or producer of the comic operas of W. S. Gilbert and A. S. Sullivan
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Origin of SAVOYARD

Savoy Theater, London, built for the presentation of Gilbert and Sullivan operas
First Known Use: 1890

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