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1. jean baptiste racine, jean racine, racine

French advocate of Jansenism; tragedian who based his works on Greek and Roman themes (1639-1699)

2. racine

a city in southeastern Wisconsin on Lake Michigan to the south of Milwaukee

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Jean Baptiste (ʒɑ̃ batist). 1639–99, French tragic poet and dramatist. His plays include Andromaque (1667), Bérénice (1670), and Phèdre (1677)

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Jean Bapˈtiste (ʒɑ̃ baˈtist) ; zhän bȧtēstˈ) 1639-99; Fr. poet & dramatist
city in SE Wis., on Lake Michigan: pop. 82,000

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A city of southeast Wisconsin on Lake Michigan south of Milwaukee. It grew as a port and manufacturing center.
French playwright noted for his tragedies, such as Britannicus (1669) and Phèdre (1677), which are based on classical Greek and Roman themes.

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