from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Tocqueville, Alexis Charles Henri Clérel de 1805-1859. French politician, traveler, and historian. After touring the United States (1831-1832), he wrote Democracy in America (1835), a widely influential study of American institutions.
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- n. French political writer noted for his analysis of American institutions (1805-1859)
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