lazaret

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French lazaret, from Italian lazzaretto.

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Noun[edit]

lazaret (plural lazarets)

  1. A lazaretto.
    • 1819, Lord Byron, Don Juan, II.215:
      The liver is the lazaret of bile, / But very rarely executes its function []
  2. (nautical) A lazaretto.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian lazzaretto.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lazaret m (plural lazarets)

  1. lazaret

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