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Beneš, Edvard

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Pronunciation: /ˈbɛnɛʃ
 
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Definition of Beneš, Edvard in English:

( 1884–1948), Czechoslovak statesman, Prime Minister 1921-2, President 1935-8 and 1945-8. During the Second World War he served in London as head of the Czechoslovakian government in exile. In 1945 he regained the presidency but resigned after the 1948 communist coup.

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