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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Girondist  \Gi*ron"dist\,  n.  [F.  Girondiste.] 
  A  member  of  the  moderate  republican  party  formed  in  the 
  French  legislative  assembly  in  1791.  The  Girondists  were  so 
  called  because  their  leaders  were  deputies  from  the 
  department  of  La  Gironde 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Girondist  \Gi*ron"dist\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  the  Girondists.  [Written  also 
  {Girondin}.] 




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