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Thermidorian

or Thermidorean

[thur-mi-dawr-ee-uh n, -dohr-] /ˌθɜr mɪˈdɔr i ən, -ˈdoʊr-/
noun
1.
a member of the French moderate group who participated in the downfall of Robespierre and his followers on the 9th Thermidor (July 27th), 1794.
2.
a supporter of the reactionary movement following this coup d'état.
Origin of Thermidorian
1820-1830
From the French word thermidorien, dating back to 1820-30. See Thermidor, -ian
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