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carillonneur

[kar-uh-luh-nur or, esp. British, kuh-ril-yuh-ner; French ka-ree-yaw-nœr] /ˌkær ə ləˈnɜr or, esp. British, kəˈrɪl yə nər; French ka ri yɔˈnœr/
noun, plural carillonneurs
[kar-uh-luh-nurz or, esp. British, kuh-ril-yuh-nerz; French ka-ree-yaw-nœr] /ˌkær ə ləˈnɜrz or, esp. British, kəˈrɪl yə nərz; French ka ri yɔˈnœr/ (Show IPA)
1.
a person who plays a carillon.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; < French: see carillon, -eur
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British Dictionary definitions for carillonneur

carillonneur

/kəˌrɪljəˈnɜː/
noun
1.
a person who plays a carillon
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