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Grade, Lew

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Pronunciation: /ɡreɪd
 
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Definition of Grade, Lew in English:

Baron Grade of Elstree ( 1906–98), British television producer and executive, born in Russia; born Louis Winogradsky. A pioneer of British commercial television, he served as president of ATV (Associated Television) from 1977 to 1982.

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