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Moulin Rouge Line breaks: Mou¦lin Rouge
Pronunciation: /ˌmuːlã ˈruːʒ/
/mulɛ̃ ʀuʒ/

Definition of Moulin Rouge in English:

A cabaret in Montmartre, Paris, a favourite resort of poets and artists around the end of the 19th century. Toulouse-Lautrec immortalized its dancers in his posters.

Origin

French, literally 'red windmill'.

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