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chef d'oeuvre

A masterpiece. When the sculpture was finally complete, the artist declared it his greatest chef d'oeuvre.
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a chef d'oeuvre

  (formal)
an artist's or writer's best piece of work The Decameron is widely regarded as Boccaccio's chef d'oeuvre.
See also: chef