Colbert definition by Webster's New World
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Colbert, Jean Baptiste 1619-83; Fr. statesman: minister of finance (1661-83)
Colbert definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Claudette Originally Lily Claudette Chauchoin. 1903-1996.
American actress best known for her comedic roles. Her film credits include It Happened One Night (1934), for which she won an Academy Award.
, Jean Baptiste 1619-1683.
French politician who served as an adviser to Louis XIV. Colbert reformed taxes, centralized the administration, and improved roads and canals in an effort to encourage trade.