m. wilkes

Wilkes

[wilks]
noun
1.
Charles, 1798–1877, U.S. rear admiral and explorer.
2.
John, 1727–97, English political leader and journalist.
3.
Maurice, 1913–2010, English computer scientist.
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Wilkes (wɪlks)
 
n
1.  Charles. 1798--1877, US explorer of Antarctica
2.  John. 1727--97, English politician, who was expelled from the House of Commons and outlawed for writing scurrilous articles about the government. He became a champion of parliamentary reform

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