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EtymologyEdit

From Old French chalor, from Latin calor, calōrem (warmth, heat).

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chaleur f (plural chaleurs)

  1. (temperature) heat
    Il craint la chaleur.Keep out of the heat.
    (literally “it fears the heat”)
  2. heat (a state of sexual aggression)
    Les lapins sont en chaleur.The rabbits are in heat.

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