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[troo-vur; French troo-vœr] /truˈvɜr; French truˈvœr/
noun, plural trouveurs
[troo-vurz; French troo-vœr] /truˈvɜrz; French truˈvœr/ (Show IPA)
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British Dictionary definitions for trouveur


/truːˈvɛə; French truvɛr/
any of a group of poets of N France during the 12th and 13th centuries who composed chiefly narrative works
Word Origin
C19: from French, from Old French troveor, from trover to compose; related to troubadour
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