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Greeley

[gree-lee] /ˈgri li/
noun
1.
Horace, 1811–72, U.S. journalist, editor, and political leader.
2.
a city in N Colorado.
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Greeley

/ˈɡriːlɪ/
noun
1.
Horace. 1811–72, US journalist and political leader: founder (1841) and editor of the New York Tribune, which championed the abolition of slavery
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