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Primo de Rivera, Miguel Syllabification: Pri·mo de Ri·ve·ra, Miguel
Pronunciation: /ˈprēmō de riˈve(ə)rə/

Definition of Primo de Rivera, Miguel in English:

( 1870–1930), Spanish general and statesman; head of state 1923–30. He assumed dictatorial powers after leading a military coup. His son, José Antonio ( 1903–36), founded the Falange in 1933 and was executed by Republicans during the Spanish Civil War.

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