Lesseps definition

  • others:
    • Lesseps, Vicomte Ferdinand Marie de 1805-1894. French diplomat and professional who supervised the construction of Suez Canal (1859-1869). He directed the organization that started the Panama Canal (1878) but abandoned the project as a result of bankruptcy (1888).
  • noun:
    • French diplomat which supervised the construction associated with Suez Canal (1805-1894)

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