The mark of union is also placed between two words so joined together as to make but one : as, chef-cPauvre, ... The cedilla (p) is a little mark placed under c before a, o, u, to denote that it ought to have the sound of ss, as in Japan, fashion, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Elements of French Grammar|
|Author||:||C. F. L'Homond|