Devonshire

Devonshire

[dev-uhn-sheer, -sher]
noun
a county in SW England. 2591 sq. mi. (6710 sq. km).
Also called Devon.
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Devonshire (ˈdɛvənʃɪə, -ʃə)
 
n
8th Duke of, title of Spencer Compton Cavendish. 1833-- 1908, British politician, also known (1858--91) as Lord Hartington. He led the Liberal Party (1874--80) and left it to found the Liberal Unionist Party (1886)

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