noun mé·ri·di·enne \mə̇¦ridē¦en\

Definition of méridienne



  1. :  a short sofa of the French Empire period having one arm higher than the other

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Origin and Etymology of méridienne

French, literally, midday nap, from feminine of méridien meridian, of midday, from Old French meridien — more at meridian

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to criticize severely

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