Definition of Cornwallis, Charles in English:

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Cornwallis, Charles

Pronunciation: /kôrnˈwäləs/

Entry from US English dictionary

1st Marquis (1738–1805), English military commander. He surrendered the British forces at Yorktown in 1781, ending the fighting in the American Revolution.

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Syllabification: Corn·wal·lis, Charles

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