Bossuet[bä swā′; Fr bō̂ süe′]
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Bossuet, Jacques Bénigne 1627-1704; Fr. bishop & orator
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, Jacques Bénigne 1627-1704.
French prelate and historian noted for his funereal orations and a philosophical treatise on history.