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brochure

[broh-shoo r, -shur] /broʊˈʃʊər, -ˈʃɜr/
noun
1.
a pamphlet or leaflet.
Origin of brochure
1755-1765
1755-65; < French, derivative of brocher to stitch (a book). See broach, -ure
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brochure

/ˈbrəʊʃjʊə; -ʃə/
noun
1.
a pamphlet or booklet, esp one containing summarized or introductory information or advertising
Word Origin
C18: from French, from brocher to stitch (a book)
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n.

1748, "pamphlet; short written work stitched together," from French brochure "a stitched work," from brocher "to stitch" (sheets together), from Old French brochier "to prick, jab, pierce," from broche "pointed tool, awl" (see broach (n.)).

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