|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|1.||David Lloyd. See Lloyd George|
|2.||Sir Edward (Alan John), known as Eddie. born 1938, British economist, governor of the Bank of England (1993--2003)|
|3.||Henry. 1839--97, US economist: advocated a single tax on land values, esp in Progress and Poverty (1879)|
|4.||Saint. died ?303 |
|5.||Stefan (Anton) (ˈʃtɛfan). 1868--1933, German poet and aesthete. Influenced by the French Symbolists, esp Mallarmé and later by Nietzsche, he sought for an idealized purity of form in his verse. He refused Nazi honours and went into exile in 1933|
The king of Britain during the American Revolutionary War. He was known for insisting on royal privilege. The stubbornness of George and of his government officials is often blamed for the loss of the thirteen colonies that became the United States. In Britain itself, however, prosperity increased greatly while he was king, and Canada and India were made British possessions.