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Mackenzie, William Lyon Syllabification: Mac·ken·zie, William Lyon

Definition of Mackenzie, William Lyon in English:

( 1795–1861), Canadian politician and journalist, born in Scotland. He was involved with the movement for political reform in Canada. In 1837, he led an unsuccessful rebellion in Toronto and fled to New York.

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