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Salazar, Antonio de Oliveira Line breaks: An|to¦nio de Oli|veira Sala|zar
Pronunciation: /ˌsaləˈzɑː/

Definition of Salazar, Antonio de Oliveira in English:

(1889–1970), Portuguese statesman, Prime Minister 1932–68. During his long premiership he ruled the country as a virtual dictator, enacting a new authoritarian constitution along Fascist lines. Salazar maintained Portugal’s neutrality throughout the Spanish Civil War and the Second World War.
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