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Kossuth, Lajos Line breaks: Lajos Kos|suth
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒsuːθ/

Definition of Kossuth, Lajos in English:

( 1802–94), Hungarian statesman and patriot. He led the 1848 insurrection against the Hapsburgs, but after brief success the uprising was crushed and he began a lifelong period of exile.

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