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Douglas-Home, Sir Alec Line breaks: Sir Alec Douglas-Home
Pronunciation: /ˌdʌɡləsˈhjuːm/

Definition of Douglas-Home, Sir Alec in English:

Baron Home of the Hirsel of Coldstream ( 1903–95), British Conservative statesman, Prime Minister 1963-4; born Alexander Frederick Douglas-Home. When Douglas-Home became Prime Minister he relinquished his hereditary peerage.

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