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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See maquis.

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  • n. a guerrilla fighter in the French underground in World War II

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French, from maquis, the French underground; see maquis.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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