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Guinness

[gin-is]
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noun
  1. Sir Alec,1914–2000, English actor.
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Guinness

noun
  1. Sir Alec. 1914–2000, British stage and film actor. His films include Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), for which he won an Oscar, and Star Wars (1977); TV roles include Le Carré's George Smiley
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Guinness

Irish brewery, founded 1759 by Arthur Guinness (1725-1803) in Dublin.

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