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Recamier

[rey-kuh-myey] /ˌreɪ kəˈmyeɪ/
noun
1.
a backless day bed of the Directoire and Empire periods, having raised ends of equal height.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; after Madame Récamier

Récamier

[rey-ka-myey] /reɪ kaˈmyeɪ/
noun
1.
Madame (Jeanne Françoise Julie Adélaïde Bernard) 1777–1849, French social leader in the literary and political circles of Paris.
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