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dernier cris

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plural of dernier cri

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a practice or interest that is very popular for a short time
  • when deconstructionism became the dernier cri in literary criticism

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“Dernier cris.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dernier%20cris. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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