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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n.- A mounted courier.

Usage examples (29)
  • On the 30th of September 1805 I received, by an 'estafette', intelligence of the landing at Stralsund of 6000 Swedes, who had arrived from
  • At that moment Dulac entered the room with a packet of letters just arrived from Paris by estafette.
  • Every now and then an estafette galloped to or from the town.
  • The estafette galloped up to the door and jumped from his horse. for more
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