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What's the Plural of 'Maitre d''?
We stole from the French, then gave a little back.
'Chef': the Word We Borrowed Twice
The word has a different meaning in French
7 Nov 2020
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“Maître d'.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ma%C3%AEtre%20d%27. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.
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