Chartreux

noun (1)
plural Chartreux

Definition of Chartreux

 (Entry 1 of 2)

obsolete
: carthusian

Chartreux

noun (2)
\ (ˈ)shär¦trüs, -ȧ¦t-, -üz sometimes -är¦trərs or -ȧ¦trə̄s \
plural Chartreux

Definition of Chartreux (Entry 2 of 2)

: any of a breed of short-haired domestic cats of French origin having a bluish gray coat and gold or orange eyes

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History and Etymology for Chartreux

Noun (1)

French, back-formation from chartreuse monastery, from Middle French chartrouse

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“Chartreux.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Chartreux. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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