Wellesley



Arthur, Wellington, 1st Duke of.
his brother, Robert Colley
[kol-ee] /ˈkɒl i/ (Show IPA), 1st Marquis, 1760–1842, British statesman and administrator, born in Ireland: governor general of India 1797–1805.
a city in E Massachusetts, near Boston.
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Historical Examples

In the Mayor’s Parlour J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves W.H.G. Kingston
The Memoirs of Harriette Wilson, Volumes One and Two Harriette Wilson
Chit-Chat; Nirvana; The Searchlight Mathew Joseph Holt
The Greville Memoirs (Second Part) Charles C. F. Greville

noun
Arthur. See (1st Duke of) Wellington2
his brother, Richard Colley, Marquis Wellesley. 1760–1842, British administrator. As governor general of Bengal (1797–1805) he consolidated British power in India

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