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Fé•ne•lon  (fānən),USA pronunciation n.  Fran•çois de Sa•li•gnac de La Mothe  (frän swa də sa lē nyak də la môt),USA pronunciation 1651–1715, French theologian and writer.

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Fénelon /French: fenlɔ̃/ n
  1. François de Salignac de La Mothe (frɑ̃swa də saliɲak də la mɔt). 1651–1715, French theologian and writer; author of Maximes des saints (1697), a defence of quietism, and Les aventures de Télémaque (1699), which was construed as criticizing the government of Louis XIV



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