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Auriol

[awr-ee-ohl, -awl; French oh-ryawl] /ˌɔr iˈoʊl, -ˈɔl; French oʊˈryɔl/
noun
1.
Vincent
[vin-suh nt;; French van-sahn] /ˈvɪn sənt;; French vɛ̃ˈsɑ̃/ (Show IPA),
1884–1966, French statesman: president 1947–54.
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  • All this has been proved by the testimonies of Mr. Auriol and Mr. Halhed before your Lordships.

  • But you can understand this—on the whole, the probability is that Miss Auriol will die.

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  • I couldnt come before because Miss Auriol had hold of my right hand when she went to sleep, and I didnt want to wake her again.

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  • Miss Auriol has been asleep for nearly two hours and is still asleep.

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  • Do you know, papa, Auriol intends to give a grand ball on our wedding-day, and has invited all his acquaintance to it?

    Auriol W. Harrison Ainsworth
  • "The man who brought me hither told me you were my kinsman," said Auriol.

    Auriol W. Harrison Ainsworth
  • Utterly disregarding the dripping state of his habiliments, Auriol proceeded quickly to the place of rendezvous.

    Auriol W. Harrison Ainsworth
  • "The mistake you then committed should serve as a warning," said Auriol.

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  • Auriol was about to decline the invitation, but Ebba glanced at him entreatingly.

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  • Eager to test the effect of the elixir, Auriol put his hand to his side.

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Auriol

/French ɔrjɔl/
noun
1.
Vincent (vɛ̃sɑ̃). 1884–1966, French statesman; president of the Fourth Republic (1947–54)
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