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Cle·men·ceau

 (klĕm′ən-sō′, klĕ-mäN-), Georges 1841-1929.
French politician who served as prime minister (1906-1909 and 1917-1920) and played a key role in negotiating the Treaty of Versailles (1919).

Clemenceau

(French klemɑ̃so)
n
(Biography) Georges Eugène Benjamin (ʒɔrʒ œʒɛn bɛ̃ʒamɛ̃). 1841–1929, French statesman; prime minister of France (1906–09; 1917–20); negotiated the Treaty of Versailles (1919)

Cle•men•ceau

(ˌklɛm ənˈsoʊ; Fr. klɛ mɑ̃ˈsoʊ)

n.
Georges Eugène Benjamin, 1841–1929, French premier 1906–09, 1917–20.
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I cannot speak like Clemenceau and Deroulede, for their words are like echoes of their pistols.
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17:00 Inauguration of the Arab-Danish Dialogue conference, upon the invitation of Danmission-Denmark and the Forum for Development, Culture and Dialogue, with the participation of Minister of Information Melhem Riachy, at Rotana Hotel, Clemenceau.
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The Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) on Wednesday announced plans to establish the first hospital - the Clemenceau Medical Centre - in its Phase 2 expansion in Al Jadaf, Dubai, and the third general hospital for the free zone, expanding its range of specialised care.
THE OBSERVATION "it is harder to make peace than war" was, as one might expect of someone so witty, that of Georges Clemenceau, prime minister of France at the end of the First World War and during the peace conference that followed.
1919 An anarchist attempted to assassinate the French Premier, Clemenceau.
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Clemenceau Medical Centre is designed to offer quality healthcare in a safe and sustainable environment