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 (lā-zhā′), Alexis Saint-Léger Pen name Saint-John Perse (pĕrs, pûrs) 1887-1975.
French poet and diplomat whose works include Anabase (1924) and Chronique (1960). He won the 1960 Nobel Prize for literature.


 (lā-zhā′), Fernand 1881-1955.
French artist. An early cubist who worked in bright flat colors, Léger incorporated industrial and mechanical images into his work.


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(Biography) Fernand (fɛrnɑ̃). 1881–1955, French cubist painter, influenced by industrial technology



1. Alexis Saint-Léger, St.-John Perse.
2. Fernand, 1881–1955, French artist.
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Noun1.Leger - a record in which commercial accounts are recordedleger - a record in which commercial accounts are recorded; "they got a subpoena to examine our books"
record - a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction; "they could find no record of the purchase"
cost ledger - ledger showing the accumulated costs classified in various ways
general ledger - the ledger that contains all of the financial accounts of a business; contains offsetting debit and credit accounts (including control accounts)
subsidiary ledger - details of an account supporting the amount stated in the general ledger
daybook, journal - a ledger in which transactions have been recorded as they occurred
accounting system, method of accounting, accounting - a bookkeeper's chronological list of related debits and credits of a business; forms part of a ledger of accounts
2.Leger - French painter who was an early cubist (1881-1955)
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