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.

    Category: Biography

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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