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Word: matin

Definition: \'ee(matinee) dramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon


Sentences Containing 'matin'

Her Hungarian heritage is reflected in two professional programs with Petrov: "Joue Jusqu'au Matin" (1997-1998) to a medley of songs by Hungarian Gypsy composer Yoska Nemeth, and "Czardas" by Leahy (1999-2000).
On 25 May 2005, however, the Swiss newspaper "Le Matin" revealed that she had left Sarkozy for French-Moroccan national Richard Attias, head of Publicis in New York.
The café "Au Reveil Matin" at 22 Avenue Jean Jaurès was the departure point of the first Tour de France in 1903.
The U.D.D.'s newspaper, "Dahomey-Matin", was shut down in February.
There were other accusations of a private nature in "Le Matin", which led to Sarkozy suing the paper.

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