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English definition of “mélange”

mélange

noun [C usually singular]     /meɪˈlɑ̃ːʒ/ formal
a mixture , or a group of different things or people : Her book presents an interesting mélange of ideas . The dessert was described as "a mélange of summer fruits in a light syrup ".Variety and mixturesMixing and mixturesGroups and collections of thingsGroups and collections of thingsVariety and mixtures
(Definition of mélange noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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