from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southeast Wisconsin on Lake Michigan south of Milwaukee. It is a port and manufacturing center. Population: 79,600.
- Racine, Jean Baptiste 1639-1699. French playwright. The greatest tragedian of the French classical period, he based his works, such as Britannicus (1669) and Phèdre (1677), on classical Greek and Roman themes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A root.
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- n. French advocate of Jansenism; tragedian who based his works on Greek and Roman themes (1639-1699)
- n. a city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee
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