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Dupleix

[dy-pleks] /düˈplɛks/
noun
1.
Joseph François
[zhoh-zef frahn-swa] /ʒoʊˈzɛf frɑ̃ˈswa/ (Show IPA),
Marquis, 1697–1763, French colonial governor of India 1724–54.
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Dupleix

/French dyplɛks/
noun
1.
Marquis Joseph François (ʒozɛf frɑ̃swa). 1697–1763, French governor general in India (1742–54). His plan to establish a French empire in India was frustrated by Clive
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