Meaning of concours d'élégance

con•cours d'é•lé•gance

Pronunciation: (Fr. kôn-kr dā-lā-gäns' Eng. kong-k&oobrever' del&seci-gäns', -gans'), [key]
— pl. con•cours d'é•lé•gance
  1. a public exhibition and competition in which automobiles or other vehicles are judged, chiefly on the basis of elegance and beauty.
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