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Granville

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

Carteret

[kahr-ter-it or for 2, kahr-tuh-ret] /ˈkɑr tər ɪt or for 2, ˌkɑr təˈrɛt/
noun
1.
John, Earl of Granville, 1690–1763, British statesman and orator.
2.
a city in NE New Jersey.
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British Dictionary definitions for earl of granville

Carteret

/ˈkɑːtərɪt/
noun
1.
John, 1st Earl Granville. 1690–1763, British statesman, diplomat, and orator who led the opposition to Walpole (1730–42), after whose fall he became a leading minister as secretary of state (1742–44)

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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