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Granville

[gran-vil] /ˈgræn vɪl/
noun
1.
Earl of, Carteret, John.
2.
a male given name.
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Granville

/ˈɡrænvɪl/
noun
1.
1st Earl, title of John Carteret. 1690–1763, British statesman: secretary of state (1742–44); a leading opponent of Walpole
2.
2nd Earl, title of Granville George Leveson-Gower. 1815–91, British Liberal politician: Gladstone's foreign secretary (1870–74; 1880–85) and a supporter of Irish Home Rule
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