Mendès-France(redirected from Mendes-France)
Men·dès-France(mĕn′dĭs-frăns′, mäN-dĕs-fräNs′), Pierre 1907-1982.
French politician who as prime minister (1954-1955) negotiated France's withdrawal from Indochina. His liberal policies on the North African colonies led to the fall of his government.
(Biography) Pierre (pjɛr). 1907–82, French statesman; prime minister (1954–55). He concluded the war in Indochina and granted independence to Tunisia
Men•dès-France(ˈmɛn dɪsˈfrɑns; Fr. mɑ̃ dɛsˈfrɑ̃s)
Pierre, 1907–82, French statesman and economist: premier 1954–55.