m. macmahon

MacMahon

[mak-ma-awn]
noun
Marie Edmé Patrice Maurice [ma-ree ed-mey pa-trees moh-rees] , Count de (Duke of Magenta) 1808–93, president of France 1873–79.
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Macmahon (French makmaɔ̃)
 
n
Marie Edme Patrice Maurice (mari ɛdmə patris mɔris), Comte de Macmahon. 1808--93, French military commander. He commanded the troops that suppressed the Paris Commune (1871) and was elected president of the Third Republic (1873--79)

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