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ˌpæs pɑrˈtupasse-partout

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. passkey, passe-partout, master key, masternoun

    key that secures entrance everywhere

  2. passe-partoutnoun

    a mounting for a picture using gummed tape


  1. Passe-Partout

    Passe-Partout was a Quebec French language children's television program produced by Radio-Québec that was in production from 1977 to 1987. It aired on Radio-Québec as well as on Radio-Canada for thirty minutes, lasting on some networks until 1998. It incorporated both live actors and puppets although neither group interacted with the other.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Passe-partout

    pas′-par-tōō′, n. a means of passing anywhere: a master-key: a kind of simple picture-frame, usually of pasteboard, within which the picture is fixed by strips of paper pasted over the edges. [Fr., a 'master-key,' from passer, to pass, par, over, tout, all.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of passe-partout in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of passe-partout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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