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de Gaulle, Charles Syllabification: de Gaulle, Charles
Pronunciation: /də ˈɡôl/

Definition of de Gaulle, Charles in English:

(1890–1970), French general and statesman; head of government 1944–46; president 1959–69; full name Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle. A wartime organizer of the Free French movement, he is remembered particularly for his assertive foreign policy and for quelling the student uprisings and strikes of May 1968.
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