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Bothwell

[both-wel, -wuh l, both -] /ˈbɒθˌwɛl, -wəl, ˈbɒð-/
noun
1.
James Hepburn
[hep-burn or, esp. British, heb-ern] /ˈhɛp bɜrn or, esp. British, ˈhɛb ərn/ (Show IPA),
Earl of, 1536?–78, third husband of Mary, Queen of Scots.
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Bothwell

/ˈbɒθwəl; ˈbɒð-/
noun
1.
Earl of, title of James Hepburn. 1535–78, Scottish nobleman; third husband of Mary Queen of Scots. He is generally considered to have instigated the murder of Darnley (1567)
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