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despot

1. Politics an absolute or tyrannical ruler; autocrat or tyrant
2. History a title borne by numerous persons of rank in the later Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman Empires
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National provides more than 15,000 types of high-technology analog products worldwide," said Mike Despotes, Vice President, North American Marketing and Sales at National Semiconductor.
Boxer, PhD, Karyn Berman, MA, Joanne Despotes, MSN, and Barbara Dancy, PhD, for their efforts in developing and refining the conceptual framework.
Un despote a toujours quelque bon moment, une assemblee de despotes n'en a jamais.
With the distribution might of Mouser behind our products, our customers will not only have worldwide access to our products, but will also have the search and comparison resources available through Mouser's award-winning online catalogs and websites," says Mark Despotes, Cree vice president of global channels.
La poesie demasque les ogres, denonce les monstres, defie les tyrans et brave les despotes.