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circa 1734, in the meaning defined above
French mansarde, from François Mansart †1666 French architect
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“Mansard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mansard. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.
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