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MacMahon

[mak-ma-awn] /mak maˈɔ̃/
noun
1.
Marie Edmé Patrice Maurice
[ma-ree ed-mey pa-trees moh-rees] /maˈri ˈɛd meɪ paˈtris moʊˈris/ (Show IPA),
Count de (Duke of Magenta) 1808–93, president of France 1873–79.
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Macmahon

/French makmaɔ̃/
noun
1.
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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