sancture -- AHAH!
Douglas G. Wilson
douglas at NB.NET
Thu May 13 02:04:01 UTC 2004
>The speaker who used sancture is Joseph Wilson--an ambassador who was sent
>to Niger (where they speak French) to investigate the possible sale of
>uranium to Iraq. I suspect he is a speaker of French. Sancture is a
>French word, if Web stuff is reliable.
Not a conventional French word to my knowledge. Since my ignorance of
French is fairly thorough, I checked the French dictionaries immediately
available to me, and it doesn't appear.
-- Doug Wilson
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