georges haussmann

Haussmann

[hous-muhn; French ohs-man]
noun
Georges Eugène [zhawrzh œ-zhen] , Baron, 1809–91, French administrator who improved the landscaping, street designs, and utilities systems of Paris.

Haussmannization [hous-muh-nuh-zey-shuhn] , noun
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Haussmann (French əsmən)
 
n
Georges-Eugène, Baron. 1809--91, French town planner, noted for his major rebuilding of Paris in the reign of Napoleon III

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