Senghor


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Sen·ghor

 (säN-gôr′), Léopold Sédar 1906-2001.
Senegalese poet and politician who served (1960-1980) as the first president of Senegal following independence from France. The author of many volumes of poetry, he contributed to the development of the concept of negritude.

Senghor

(French sɑ̃ɡɔr)
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(Biography) Léopold Sédar (leɔpɔl sedar). 1906–2001, Senegalese statesman and writer; president of Senegal (1960–80)