MacMahon

[ mak-ma-awn ]
/ mak maˈɔ̃ /

noun

Ma·rie Ed·mé Pa·trice Mau·rice [ma-ree -ed-mey pa-trees moh-rees], /maˈri ˈɛd meɪ paˈtris moʊˈris/, Count de Duke of Magenta, 1808–93, president of France 1873–79.

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Macmahon
/ (French makmaɔ̃) /

noun

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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