Pérez de Cuéllar

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Pé·rez de Cuél·lar

 (pĕr′əz də kwā′yär, pĕ′rĕs dĕ kwĕ′yär), Javier Born 1920.
Peruvian diplomat who served as secretary-general of the United Nations (1982-1991).
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Pérez de Cuéllar

(ˈpɛrɛs də ˈkweɪjɑː)
n
(Biography) Javier (ˈhævɪeɪ). born 1920, Peruvian diplomat and UN secretary-general (1982–91)
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