benito juarez

Juárez

[wahr-ez; Spanish hwah-res]
noun
1.
Benito (Pablo) [be-nee-taw pah-vlaw] , 1806–72, president of Mexico 1857–72.
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Juárez1 (Spanish ˈxwarɛθ)
 
n
short for Ciudad Juárez

Juárez2 (Spanish ˈxwarɛθ)
 
n
Benito Pablo (beˈnito ˈpaβlo). 1806--72, Mexican statesman. As president (1861--65; 1867--72) he thwarted Napoleon III's attempt to impose an empire under Maximilian and introduced many reforms

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