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Parnell

[pahr-nel, pahr-nl] /pɑrˈnɛl, ˈpɑr nl/
noun
1.
Charles Stewart, 1846–91, Irish political leader.
Related forms
Parnellism, noun
Parnellite, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for parnellite

Parnell

/ˈpɑːnəl; pɑːˈnɛl/
noun
1.
Charles Stewart. 1846–91, Irish nationalist, who led the Irish Home Rule movement in Parliament (1880–90) with a calculated policy of obstruction. Although Gladstone was converted to Home Rule (1886), Parnell's career was ruined by the scandal over his adultery with Mrs O'Shea
Derived Forms
Parnellism, noun
Parnellite, noun, adjective
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Parnellite

n.

in Irish history, 1881, adherent of the Irish Home Rule policy of Charles Stewart Parnell (1846-1891) + -ite (1).

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