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Cavour, Camillo Benso

Pronunciation: /kəˈvʊə/
Conte di (1810–61), Italian statesman. A supporter of Italian unification under Victor Emmanuel II, he was premier of Piedmont (1852-9; 1860-1), and in 1861 became the first premier of a unified Italy.

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