courtisanerie

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French courtisane + -erie, from Italian cortigiana, feminine of cortigiano (courtier), from corte (court).

Noun[edit]

courtisanerie (plural courtisaneries)

  1. The practice or profession of being a courtesan.

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

courtisanerie f (plural courtisaneries)

  1. any action taken by a group of courtiers

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