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n. A type of manor or country house.

Usage examples of "manoir".

At the foot of the ridge they could see the buildings of the Habitation ranged about the courtyard with their tall peaked roofs, like a Norman manoir changed from stone to wood and carried mysteriously across the sea, and a little to the left of it the wigwams of the savages.

Two underworld friends get Blass drunk one night and put him to bed in his room at the Manoir de Plaisance Hotel, near Saint-Hippolyte, 45 miles north of Montreal.