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Vienna, Congress of

Syllabification: Vi·en·na, Con·gress of

Definition of Vienna, Congress of in English:

An international conference held 1814–15 to agree upon the settlement of Europe after the Napoleonic Wars. The guiding principle of the settlement was the restoration and strengthening of hereditary and sometimes despotic rulers; the result was a political stability that lasted for three or four decades.

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