S rockingham


[rok-ing-uhm, ‐huhm]
Second Marquis of, Watson-Wentworth.
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Rockingham (ˈrɒkɪŋəm)
Marquess of, title of Charles Watson-Wentworth. 1730--82, British statesman and leader of the Whig opposition, whose members were known as the Rockingham Whigs; prime minister (1765--66; 1782). He opposed the war with the American colonists

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