mazarine

noun
maz·​a·​rine | \ ¦mazə¦rēn, ˈmazərə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of mazarine

1 now usually mazarin \ " \ : a deep dish often of metal especially : one formerly used as a liner for a serving dish and usually pierced
3 or mazarine hood [perhaps after Hortense Mancini, duchess of Mazarin †1699] : a hood worn by women in the 17th century

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History and Etymology for mazarine

perhaps after Jules Mazarin †1661 French cardinal

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“Mazarine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mazarine. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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