home of the hirsel

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Home of the Hirsel (hjuːm, ˈhɜːsəl)
 
n
Baron, title of Sir Alec Douglas-Home, formerly 14th Earl of Home. 1903--95, British Conservative statesman: he renounced his earldom to become prime minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (1963--64); foreign secretary (1970--74)

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