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[mah-lahn] /mɑˈlɑn/
Daniel François
[frahn-swah] /frɑnˈswɑ/ (Show IPA),
1874–1959, South African editor and political leader: prime minister 1948–54. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • They knew this over the Stone Coal; the club-footed giant Malan had a lot of scars under his shirt that were not born on him.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • Lem Marks talked for some minutes, and once Malan pointed with the axe.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • It was his first chance of turning the Malan block, and it led most directly westwards with a trend towards the sea.

    The Gates of India Thomas Holdich
  • Woodford thrust the lantern into their faces and began to kick Malan.

    Dwellers in the Hills Melville Davisson Post
  • The fourth member of the Board, Mr. Malan, was a foul and objectionable brute.

    London to Ladysmith via Pretoria Winston Spencer Churchill
  • When this reply was written by me neither Malan nor Potgieter were present.

    The Transvaal from Within J. P. Fitzpatrick
  • Lieutenant Oldham, however, paid an official visit to the chief, accompanied by Lieutenant Malan and myself.

    The Solomon Islands and Their Natives H. B. (Henry Brougham) Guppy
  • General Malan reported on his operations, and General Kritzinger advised that the struggle be given up.

    The Peace Negotiations J. D. Kestell
British Dictionary definitions for Malan


Daniel F(rançois). 1874–1959, South African statesman; prime minister (1948–54). He passed legislation to introduce apartheid
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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