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King, William Lyon Mackenzie

Line breaks: Wil|liam Lyon Mac|ken¦zie King
Pronunciation: /kɪŋ
 
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Definition of King, William Lyon Mackenzie in English:

( 1874–1950), Canadian Liberal statesman, Prime Minister 1921-6, 1926–30, and 1935–48. The grandson of William Lyon Mackenzie, he played an important role in establishing the status of the self-governing nations of the Commonwealth.

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