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Stroessner

[ stres-ner; Spanish stres-ner ]
/ ˈstrɛs nər; Spanish ˈstrɛs nɛr /
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noun
Al·fre·do [al-frey-doh; Spanish ahl-fre-thaw], /ælˈfreɪ doʊ; Spanish ɑlˈfrɛ ðɔ/, 1912–2006, Paraguayan general and statesman: president 1954–89.
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How to use Stroessner in a sentence

  • Alfred Stroessner fled from a 1989 coup in Paraguay and lived in Brazil for the next 18 years.

    How Dictators Die|Andrew Roberts|October 21, 2011|DAILY BEAST

British Dictionary definitions for Stroessner

Stroessner
/ (ˈstrəʊsnə) /

noun
Alfredo. 1912–2006, Paraguayan soldier and politician; president (1954–89): deposed in a military coup
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