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Raffles

[raf-uh lz] /ˈræf əlz/
noun
1.
Sir Thomas Stamford, 1781–1826, English colonial administrator in the East Indies.
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Raffles

/ˈræfəlz/
noun
1.
Sir Thomas Stamford. 1781–1826, British colonial administrator: founded Singapore (1819) as a station for the British East India Company
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