pure laine

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

French, literally ‘pure wool’.

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Adjective[edit]

pure laine (comparative more pure laine, superlative most pure laine)

  1. (Canada) Of or pertaining to francophone Quebecers of "pure" French ancestry, descended from settlers in New France.

Noun[edit]

pure laine (plural pure laines)

  1. (Canada) A pure laine Quebecer.

References[edit]

  • “pure laine” in the Canadian Oxford Dictionary, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, 2004.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pure laine (invariable)

  1. (Quebec) pertaining to old stock Quebecois

Noun[edit]

pure laine m, f (invariable)

  1. (Quebec) old stock Quebecois
  2. (literally) pure wool

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