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Peel, Sir Robert

Syllabification: Peel, Sir Robert
Pronunciation: /pēl
 
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Definition of Peel, Sir Robert in English:

( 1788–1850), British statesman, prime minister 1834–35 and 1841–46. As home secretary 1828–30, he established the Metropolitan Police, whose members are called “bobbies” in his honor. His repeal of the Corn Laws in 1846 split the Conservatives and forced his resignation.

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