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jeune première

[French zhœn pruh-myer] /French ʒœn prəˈmyɛr/
noun, plural jeunes premières
[French zhœn pruh-myer] /French ʒœn prəˈmyɛr/ (Show IPA)
1.
the female juvenile lead in a play or movie.
2.
a young actress who plays such a role.
Origin of jeune première
1920-1925
1920-25; < French: literally, young first (actress)
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