edward hyde first earl of
Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of, 1609–74, British statesman and historian.
Council of, the ecumenical council (1164) occasioned by the opposition of Thomas à Becket to Henry II.
(lowercase) Printing. a condensed form of printing type, like roman in outline but with thicker serifs.
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|clarendon (ˈklærəndən) |
|printing a style of boldface roman type|
|[C20: named after the Clarendon Press at Oxford University]|
|Clarendon1 (ˈklærəndən) |
|a village near Salisbury in S England: site of a council held by Henry II in 1164 that produced a code of laws (the Constitutions of Clarendon) defining relations between church and state|
|Clarendon2 (ˈklærəndən) |
|1st Earl of, title of Edward Hyde. 1609--74, English statesman and historian; chief adviser to Charles II (1660--67); author of History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England (1704--07)|
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