l. gambetta

Gambetta

[gam-bet-uh; French gahn-be-ta]
noun
Léon [ley-awn] , 1838–82, French statesman.
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Gambetta (ɡæmˈbɛtə, French ɡɑ̃bɛta)
 
n
Léon (leɔ̃). 1838--82, French statesman; prime minister (1881--82). He organized resistance during the Franco-Prussian War (1870--71) and was a founder of the Third Republic (1871)

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