from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The political principles or ambitions of the Orleanists; adherence to the dynastic claims of the Orleanists.
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- n. the political philosophy of the Orleanists
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Experience proves (it seems to me) that no form contains the best in itself; orleanism, republic, empire do not mean anything anymore, since the most contradictory ideas can enter into each one of these pigeon holes.