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Itúrbide

[ee-toor-vee-th e]
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noun
  1. A·gus·tín de [ah-goos-teen de] /ˌɑ gusˈtin dɛ/, 1783–1824, Mexican soldier and revolutionary: as Agustín I, emperor of Mexico 1822–23.
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Historical Examples

  • He signed a treaty with Iturbide virtually accepting the plan.

    A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year

    Edwin Emerson

  • Iturbide was the former of these; the latter, the ill-advised Maximilian.

    Mexico

    Susan Hale

  • But about this time he received a despatch from General Iturbide.

  • In 1822 the republic of 1821 was superseded by the imperial diadem of Iturbide.

  • As to the search-lights, she can keep them on The Iturbide or on the other torpedera.


British Dictionary definitions for iturbide

Itúrbide

noun
  1. Agustín de (aɣusˈtin de). 1783–1824, Mexican nationalist and emperor (1822–23). He was forced to abdicate and later executed
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