Carnot

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biographical name Car·not \kär-ˈnō\

Definition of Carnot

  1. Lazare (-Nicolas-Marguerite) 1753–1823 French statesman and general


Carnot

biographical name Car·not

Definition of Carnot

  1. (Marie-François-) Sadi 1837–1894 president of France (1887–94)


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