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EtymologyEdit

char +‎ -ière, or from Late Latin (via) carrāria, from Latin carrus. Doublet of carrière (career), taken from Old Occitan. Compare Occitan carrièra, Catalan and Spanish carrera, Portuguese carreira, archaic Italian carraia, Romanian cărare.

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charrière f (plural charrières)

  1. a path, way, route, or road, large enough to fit carriages, chariots, carts, wagons, etc.

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