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en clair

[ahn kler] /ɑ̃ ˈklɛr/
adverb, adjective, French.
(especially of diplomatic messages) in ordinary language; not written or sent in code or cipher.
Origin of en clair
literally, in clear Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for en-clair

en clair

/ɑ̃ klɛr/
adverb, adjective
in ordinary language; not in cipher
Word Origin
literally: in clear
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