éclaircissement

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noun éclair·cis·se·ment \ā-kler-sēs-(ə-)ˈmäⁿ\

Definition of éclaircissement

plural

éclaircissements

\ā-kler-sēs-(ə-)ˈmäⁿ(z)\
  1. :  a clearing up of something obscure :  enlightenment

Origin and Etymology of éclaircissement

French


First Known Use: 1667


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