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morceau

[mawr-soh] /mɔrˈsoʊ/
noun, plural morceaux
[mawr-soh] /mɔrˈsoʊ/ (Show IPA).
French.
1.
piece; morsel.
2.
an excerpt or passage of poetry or music.
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morceau

/mɔrso/
noun (pl) -ceaux (-so)
1.
a fragment or morsel
2.
a short composition, esp a musical one
Word Origin
C18: from Old French: morsel
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