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Allende, Salvador

Syllabification: Al·len·de, Salvador
Pronunciation: /äˈyenˌdā

Definition of Allende, Salvador in English:

( 1908–73), Chilean statesman; president 1970–73. The first avowed Marxist to win a presidency in a free election, he was overthrown and killed in a military coup.

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