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Holinshed

[hol-inz-hed, hol-in-shed] /ˈhɒl ɪnzˌhɛd, ˈhɒl ɪnˌʃɛd/
noun
1.
Raphael, died c1580, English chronicler.
Also, Hollingshead.
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Holinshed

/ˈhɒlɪnʃɛd/
noun
1.
Raphael. died ?1580, English chronicler. His Chronicles of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1577) provided material for Shakespeare's historical and legendary plays
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