cosmétique

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κοσμητικός (kosmētikós), κοσμητής (kosmētḗs, orderer, director, decorator), from κοσμέω (kosméō, to order, to arrange, to rule, to adorn, to equip, to dress, to embellish), from κόσμος (kósmos, world, universe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cosmétique m (plural cosmétiques)

  1. cosmetics, make-up

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

cosmétique f (uncountable)

  1. the science of cosmetics

Adjective[edit]

cosmétique (plural cosmétiques)

  1. cosmetic

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