noun, plural oeuvres [œ-vruh] . French.
the works of a writer, painter, or the like, taken as a whole.
any one of the works of a writer, painter, or the like.
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oeuvre (œvrə)
1.  a work of art, literature, music, etc
2.  the total output of a writer, painter, etc
[ultimately from Latin opera, plural of opus work]

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Word Origin & History

"a work," esp. a work of literature, also "the body of work produced by an artist," 1875, from Fr. oeuvre "work," from L. opera (see opus).
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Example sentences
And his oeuvre didn't exactly get less sensational or surreal from there.
And, by the way, the oeuvre exists outside our own interpretations.
Slight as his oeuvre had been, it proved impossible to forget.
The entire oeuvre of the machine had been executed in private sessions with the
  company's team.
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