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Palissy

[pa-lee-see] /pa liˈsi/
noun
1.
Bernard
[ber-nar] /bɛrˈnar/ (Show IPA),
c1510–89, French potter, enameler, and author.
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Palissy

/French palisi/
noun
1.
Bernard (bɛrnar). 1510–89, French Huguenot potter and writer on natural history, noted for his rustic glazed earthenware: died in the Bastille
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