Definition of Second Empire in English:

Second Empire

Line breaks: Sec¦ond Em¦pire
  • 1The imperial government in France of Napoleon III, 1852–70.
  • 1.1The period of the Second Empire.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody