Definitions for montesquieuˈmɒn təˌskyu; Fr. mɔ̃ tɛsˈkyœ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Mon•tes•quieuˈmɒn təˌskyu; Fr. mɔ̃ tɛsˈkyœ(n.)

  1. (Charles Louis de Secondat, Baron de la Brède et de Montesquieu) 1689–1755, French philosophical writer.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Montesquieu, Baron de la Brede et de Montesquieu, Charles Louis de Secondat(noun)

    French political philosopher who advocated the separation of executive and legislative and judicial powers (1689-1755)

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