Definition of Second Empire in English:

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Second Empire

Pronunciation: /ˌsekənd ˈemˌpī(ə)r/
1The imperial government in France of Napoleon III, 1852–70.
1.1The period of the Second Empire.

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Syllabification: Sec·ond Em·pire

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