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Cadbury

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Pronunciation: /ˈkadb(ə)ri
 
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Definition of Cadbury in English:

George ( 1839–1922) and Richard ( 1835–99), English cocoa and chocolate manufacturers and social reformers. As committed Quakers, they were concerned with improving their employees' working and living conditions, and established a new factory and housing estate at Bournville.

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