Definition of Chavez, Cesar in English:

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Chavez, Cesar

Pronunciation: /ˈCHävez/ Pronunciation: /ˈSHä-/

Entry from US English dictionary

(1927–93), US labor leader; full name Cesar Estrada Chavez. In 1962, he founded the organization that became the United Farm Workers, and he used nonviolent tactics to gain union contracts with California vineyard owners.

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Syllabification: Cha·vez, Cesar

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