Crompton

[ kromp-tuh n ]
/ ˈkrɒmp tən /
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noun

Samuel,1753–1827, English inventor of the spinning mule.

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Crompton

/ (ˈkrɒmptən) /

noun

Richmal, full name Richmal Crompton Lamburn . 1890–1969, British children's author, best known for her Just William stories
Samuel. 1753–1827, British inventor of the spinning mule (1779)
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