Salliance Sal"li*ance, n. Salience. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • mésalliance — meɪzæl jÉ‘ns /me zælɪəns n. mismarriage, incorrect marriage; marriage with someone who is socially inferior …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Misalliance — Mis al*li ance, n. [F. m[ e]salliance.] A marriage with a person of inferior rank or social station; an improper alliance; a mesalliance. [1913 Webster] A Leigh had made a misalliance, and blushed A Howard should know it. Mrs. Browning. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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