noun nais·sance \ˈnāsən(t)s\

Definition of naissance



  1. :  an original issue or growth educational broadcasting, now in its crisis of naissance — R. L. Shayon —sometimes distinguished from renaissance

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Origin and Etymology of naissance

French, birth, origin, from Middle French, from nais- (stem of naitre to be born) + -ance

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a brief usually trivial fact

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