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Fitzroy

[fits-roi]
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  1. Augustus Henry, 3rd Duke of Graf·ton [graf-tuh n, grahf-] /ˈgræf tən, ˈgrɑf-/, 1735–1811, British statesman: prime minister 1768–70.
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  • They hailed him, and directed him to drive to Cumberland Hotel, Fitzroy.

  • Also, Fitzroy's drum and cone, which show the direction of the expected gale.

    The Sailor's Word-Book

    William Henry Smyth

  • Then he hailed a cab, and drove once more to Fitzroy Street.

    Five Tales

    John Galsworthy

  • Fitzroy offered him the choice, but hinted that he himself preferred a cot.

    A Simpleton

    Charles Reade

  • Fitzroy told his lordship its story, and that of its unfortunate predecessors.

    A Simpleton

    Charles Reade