Third Republic


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Third Republic

n
1. (Historical Terms) the governmental system established after the fall of Napoleon III in the Franco-Prussian War and lasting until the German occupation of 1940
2. (Historical Terms) the period during which this governmental system functioned (1870–1940)

Third′ Repub′lic


n.
the republic established in France in 1870 and terminating with the Nazi occupation in 1940.
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1870: Emperor Napoleon III, nephew of Napoleon Bonaparte, was deposed and the Third Republic declared in France.
Herbst does not seek to overturn the hypothesis of continuity in France between the Third Republic and Vichy, he says, but, building on the breakdown of the differentiation between "good" and "bad" French, he seeks to refine it.
Zilla Limann, daughter of former President of the Third Republic of Ghana, Dr.
We have elevated money beyond human life so, the foundation of the Third Republic is not built on people's constitution, the existing 91 political parties, including the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and main opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) lack character and ideology, among others.
Contract award notice: Print and delivery of the publication under the name: "contribution of the krakow and polish legal circles to the construction of the political bases of the third republic of poland (1980-1994).
Hontiveros was referring to a book titled 'Pilipinas: Bansang Papaunlad' that narrates the Philippine history but stops in 1946, when the Third Republic of the Philippines was inaugurated.
HAPPENED ON THIS DAY 1870: Emperor Napoleon III, nephew of Napoleon Bonaparte, was deposed and the Third Republic declared in France, following the country's disastrous defeat in the Franco-Prussian War.
The third republic is China led by its President Xi Jinping, who can now stay as an all-powerful president for life, a move that came as a surprise to political observers, turning their expectations and analyses about the future of China upside down.
COLIN Doyle left Turkey hoping he does not have to wait another decade or more to collect his third Republic of Ireland cap.
Pundits described the results as "an earthquake that changed the Italian political map, because the center-left democratic party and center-right Forza Italia collapsed." Di Maio, who would be the next Prime Minister, said the results represented an end to the Second Republic and the birth of the Third Republic. Commenting on the results, Di Maio said "we are open to all political forces ...
"When we change our way of thinking, then we can build the country and protect the Taif agreement which brought us together, and move to the Third Republic; the real Republic of Lebanon and the State in every sense of the word."
It sums up the achievements and failures of what in Polish has been called "the third republic," the original Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth being the first republic, the Polish republic between the two world wars being the second, and postcommunist arrangements being called the third.