[ pom-pi-doo; French pawn-pee-doo ]
/ ˈpɒm pɪˌdu; French pɔ̃ piˈdu /
Georges Jean Raymond [zhawrzh zhahn rey-mawn] /ʒɔrʒ ʒɑ̃ reɪˈmɔ̃/, 1911–74, French political leader: prime minister 1962–68; president 1969–74.
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When Arora debuted his Paco Rabanne collection at the Pompidou Museum, things looked promising—if only for a moment.
/ (French pɔ̃pidu) /
Georges (ʒɔrʒ). 1911–74, French statesman; president of France (1969–74)
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