morceau

noun
mor·ceau | \mȯr-ˈsō \
plural morceaux\-ˈsō(z) \

Definition of morceau 

: a short literary or musical piece

First Known Use of morceau

1748, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for morceau

French, from Old French morsel morsel

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