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courtesan

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a woman who engages in sexual activities for money
  • the protagonist of the novel is a composite of several real-life courtesans who plied their trade among the decadent aristocracy

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The first known use of courtesan was in 1533

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“Courtesan.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/courtesan. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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