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Nuffield, 1st Viscount

Syllabification: Nuf·field, 1st Viscount
Pronunciation: /ˈnəfˌēld
 
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Definition of Nuffield, 1st Viscount in English:

( 1877–1963), British automobile manufacturer and philanthropist; born William Richard Morris. He opened the first Morris automobile factory in Oxford in 1912.

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