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- Alternative spelling of
1888, Henry Murger, Bohemians of the Latin Quarter:
- One day Rodolphe, who had been jugged for some slight choreographic extravagances, stumbled upon an uncle of his, one Monetti, a stove maker and smokey chimney doctor, and sargeant of the National Guard, whom he had not seen for an age.
2005 June 10, Liz Armstrong, “Summertime, and the Pleasures Are Guilty”, Chicago Reader:
- The kind who craves an "alternative to the smokey bar scene," says the studio's Web site, in the form of an "invigorating candlelight yoga class accompanied by great live music."