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Meaning of ESPRIT

Pronunciation:  e'spree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  liveliness of mind or spirit
 

ESPRIT is a 6 letter word that starts with E.

 

 See Also: life, liveliness, spirit, sprightliness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Es`prit"\, n. [F. See {Spirit}.]
Spirit.

{Esprit de corps}, a French phrase much used by English
   writers to denote the common spirit pervading the members
   of a body or association of persons. It implies sympathy,
   enthusiasm, devotion, and jealous regard for the honor of
   the body as a whole.

 
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 Definition: 

european strategic programme for research in information technology

 
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