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Monck, George

Line breaks: George Monck
Pronunciation: /mʌŋk
 
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Definition of Monck, George in English:

1st Duke of Albemarle ( 1608–70), English general. Initially a Royalist, he became a supporter of Oliver Cromwell and later suppressed the Royalists in Scotland (1651). Concerned at the growing unrest following Cromwell’s death (1658), Monck negotiated the return of Charles II in 1660.

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