c tromp


Cornelis [kawr-ney-lis] , 1629–91, and his father, Maarten Harpertszoon [mahr-tuhn hahr-puhrt-sohn] 1597–1653, Dutch admirals.
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Tromp (Dutch tromp)
1.  Cornelius (Martenszoon) (korˈneɪlɪs). 1629--91, Dutch admiral, who fought during the 2nd and 3rd Anglo-Dutch Wars
2.  his father, Maarten (Harpertszoon) (ˈmartən). 1598--1653, Dutch admiral, who fought in the 1st Anglo-Dutch War: killed in action

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1892, variant of tramp; mainly Amer.Eng.
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