Gounod

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Gou·​nod | \ gü-ˈnō How to pronounce Gounod (audio) ; ˈgü-ˌnō \

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Charles-François 1818–1893 French composer

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“Gounod.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gounod. Accessed 28 January 2020.

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