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Hastings, Warren

Pronunciation: /ˈheɪstɪŋz/
(1732–1818), British colonial administrator. India’s first Governor General (1774–84), he introduced vital administrative reforms. He was later impeached for corruption but acquitted after a seven-year trial.

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