j. m. de rosas


[Spanish roh-sahs]
Juan Manuel de [Spanish hwahn mahn-wel the] , 1793–1877, Argentine military and political leader: governor of Buenos Aires and dictator 1835–52.
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fem. proper name, from L. Rosa, lit. "rose" (see rose).
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