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Chamberlain, Joseph

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃeɪmbəlɪn
 
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Definition of Chamberlain, Joseph in English:

( 1836–1914), British Liberal statesman. He left the Liberal party in 1886 because of Gladstone’s support of Irish Home Rule. The leader of the Liberal Unionists from 1891, he played a leading role in the handling of the Second Boer War.

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