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Word of the Day 08/19/18 Causerie

Causerie (noun)
causerie [koh-zuh-ree; French kohzuh-ree]

noun, plural cau·se·ries [koh-zuh-reez; French kohzuh-ree] /ˌkoʊ zəˈriz; French koʊzəˈri/.
1. an informal talk or chat.
2. a short, informal essay, article, etc.

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Origin: 1820–30; < French, equivalent to caus(er) to chat (< Latin causārī to plead at law, derivative of causa case) + -erie -ery

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