(?), n. [F.] 1. Calling; vocation; business; trade.

Not only is it the business of no one to preach the truth but it is the mtier of many to conceal it.
A. R. Colquhoun.
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2. the field or activity at which one excels; one's forte.



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(?), n. f. }[F.] See Mtis.
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(?), n. f. }[F.; akin to Sp. mestizo. See Mestizo.] 1. The offspring of a white person and an American Indian.
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2. The offspring of a white person and a quadroon; an octoroon. [Local, U. S.] Bartlett.
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