from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The second month in the calendar adopted by the first French republic, beginning October 22d and ending November 20th (1793).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The second month of the calendar adopted by the first French republic. It began thirty days after the autumnal equinox. See vendemiaire.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun second month of the Revolutionary calendar (October and November); the month of mist


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