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particle

à particule

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then

alors

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den

antre

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sill

appui

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slate

ardoise

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clay

argile

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about one acre

arpent

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borough, urban district

arrondissement

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look, appearance

aspect

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to sadden

attrister

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innkeeper

aubergiste

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to share in the profits

participer aux bénéfices

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to share in the profits

avoir qch pour un morceau de pain

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short-sided wooden container

baquet

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shingle

bardeau

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stepfather, shingle

beau-père

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profits, earnings

bénéfices

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goods, assets, estate

biens

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bolted on

boulonné

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to perform a cadastral land survey

cadastrer

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funds, capital

capitaux

22

builder's yard

chantier

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a (possibly "former") nobleperson

ci-devant

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fenced field, enclosed field

clos

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small fenced field

closerie

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timber-framing

colombage

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to come under the control of

dépendre de

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to cheer up

dérider

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storefront, frontage

devanture

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to tend towards

donner dans

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dowry

dot

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cloth, sheet, drape

drap

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function or body of aldermen or city councillors

échevinage

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to brighten, to enliven

égayer

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to fit, to build in

encastrer

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to hoard (money)

entasser

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to be in wait, to be on the lookout

être à l'affût

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to be comfortably off

être à son aise

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unsociable

farouche

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colour

fichu off

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liquid capital, cash

fortune liquide

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wispy, frail

frêle

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to mock, to jeer at, to make fun of

gausser

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engineering, ingenuity

génie

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daring, bold

hardi

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morter, connected using plaster or cement

hourdé

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respected

imposé

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incapable of being expressed in words

ineffable

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in the past, formerly

jadis

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to enjoy

jouir de

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sensual pleasure, joy

jouissance

52

brass

laiton

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slat, batten

latte stave

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member of the Catholic League (anti Henri IV)

ligueur

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plot (land)

lot

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plank, beam

madrier

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idiosyncrasy, quirk, habit

manie

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household

ménage

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housewife

ménagère

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or barrel, plank of wood for making a cask

merrain

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small land holding

métairie

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morals

moeurs

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codfish

morue

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to arrange (as in business)

moyenner

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fortification, great wall

muraille

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to wall up, to build a wall around

murer

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nobility granted by a mayor or city councillor

noblesse de cloche

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by night

nuitamment

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roundly tapered piece of wood

ogive

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workroom (more common is -oir)

ouvrouère

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(de bois) timber frame, panel

pan

72

in order to save money

par économie

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special

particulier

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more or less (ie. less or more)

peu ou prou

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Attractive, spruce, smart

pimpant

76

semicircular arch

plein-cintre

77

awl, punch

poinçon

78

wine barrel which holds about two-thirds of a hogshead

poinçon de vin

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grassland, meadow

prairie

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assume

présumer to

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extravagance

prodigalité

82

while, although

quoique

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(tool) plane

rabot

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ridicule, mockery

railleries

85

first floor, ground floor

rez-de-chaussée

86

to run to (also figuratively)

se chiffrer à

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noticeably, appreciably

sensiblement

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joist

solive

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cask, barrel

tonneau

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cooper (barrel-maker)

tonnelier

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crooked, twisted

tordu

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quite simply

tout bonnement

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knitting, needlework

tricot

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usurious, exorbitant

usuraire

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Money-lending, usury

usure

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to harvest grapes

vendanger

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winemaker, vintner

vigneron

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arch, vaulting

voûte

99

hungry

fois séculaire

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eager, greedy

avide