Definition of John of Gaunt in English:

John of Gaunt

Syllabification: John of Gaunt
Pronunciation: /ˌjän əv ˈgônt
 
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  • (1340–99), son of Edward III. He was the effective ruler of England during the final years of his father’s reign and during the minority of Richard II. His son Henry Bolingbroke later became King Henry IV.

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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody