Definition of Cornwallis, Charles in English:

Cornwallis, Charles

Syllabification: Corn·wal·lis, Charles
Pronunciation: /kôrnˈwäləs
 
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1st Marquis ( 1738–1805), English military commander. He surrendered the British forces at Yorktown in 1781, ending the fighting in the American Revolution.

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