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Anti-Corn Law League

noun
  1. an organization founded in 1839 by Richard Cobden and John Bright to oppose the Corn Laws, which were repealed in 1846
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  • Travers, too, I think a man of the Anti-corn-law-league order.

    The Life of Charles Dickens, Vol. I-III, Complete

    John Forster