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Duvalier

[doo-vahl-yey; French dy-va-lyey] /ˌdu vɑlˈyeɪ; French dü vaˈlyeɪ/
noun
1.
François
[frahn-swa] /frɑ̃ˈswa/ (Show IPA),
("Papa Doc") 1907–71, Haitian physician and dictator: president 1957–71.
2.
his son, Jean-Claude
[zhahn-klohd] /ʒɑ̃ˈkloʊd/ (Show IPA),
("Baby Doc") 1951–2014, Haitian political leader: president 1971–86.
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Duvalier

/French dyvalje/
noun
1.
François (frɑ̃swa), known as Papa Doc. 1907–71, president of Haiti (1957–71)
2.
his son, Jean-Claude (ʒɑ̃klod), known as Baby Doc. born 1951, Haitian statesman; president of Haiti 1971–86; deposed; lived in exile in France before returning to Haiti in 2011
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