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Ceauşescu, Nicolae

Pronunciation: /CHouˈSHesko͞o/
(1918–89), Romanian communist statesman; first president of the Socialist Republic of Romania 1974–89. His regime became increasingly totalitarian and corrupt; a popular uprising in December 1989 resulted in its downfall and in his execution.

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Syllabification: Ceau·şes·cu, Nicolae

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