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statuette

[stach-oo-et] /ˌstætʃ uˈɛt/
noun
1.
a small statue.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < French; see statue, -ette
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statuette

/ˌstætjʊˈɛt/
noun
1.
a small statue
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Word Origin and History for statuette's

statuette

n.

1843, from statue with French diminutive ending -ette.

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