Definition of Woolley, Sir Leonard in English:

Woolley, Sir Leonard

Line breaks: Sir Leon|ard Wool|ley
Pronunciation: /ˈwʊli
( 1880–1960), English archaeologist; full name Sir Charles Leonard Woolley. He directed a British-American excavation of the Sumerian city of Ur (1922–34) which uncovered rich royal tombs and thousands of clay tablets.

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