remarque

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noun re·marque \ri-ˈmärk\

Definition of remarque

  1. 1 :  a drawn, etched, or incised scribble or sketch done on the margin of a plate or stone and removed before the regular printing

  2. 2 :  a proof taken before remarques have been removed

Origin and Etymology of remarque

French remarque remark, note, from Middle French, from remarquer


Remarque

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biographical name Re·marque \rə-ˈmärk\

Definition of Remarque

  1. Erich Maria 1898–1970 American (German-born) novelist

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