San Martín

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San Mar·tín

 (săn mär-tēn′, sän), José de 1778-1850.
Argentine revolutionary leader who played a major part in expelling the Spanish from Chile (1818) and Peru (1821).
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San Martín

(Spanish san marˈtin)
(Biography) José de (xoˈse de). 1778–1850, South American patriot, who played an important part in gaining independence for Argentina, Chile, and Peru. He was protector of Peru (1821–22)
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San Mar•tín

(ˌsæn mɑrˈtin)
José de, 1778–1850, South American general and statesman.
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