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RENDEZVOUS

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Originally appearing in Volume V23, Page 97 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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RENDEZVOUS, a place of meeting appointed or arranged for the assembling of troops, ships or persons. The word was adopted in English at the end of the 16th century from the French substantival use of the imperative rendez vous, i.e. " render or betake yourselves."
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