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Vargas, Getúlio Dornelles

Pronunciation: /ˈvärɡəs/
(1883–1954), Brazilian statesman; president 1930–45 and 1951–54. After seizing power, he ruled as a virtual dictator until overthrown by a coup. Returned to power in 1951, he later committed suicide after widespread calls for his resignation.

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Syllabification: Var·gas, Getúlio Dornelles

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