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noun
"the Great Elector", 1620–88, elector of Brandenburg who increased the power and importance of Prussia.
1882–1951, German general: crown prince of Germany 1888–1918 (son of William II of Germany).
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Frederick William

noun
called the Great Elector . 1620–88, elector of Brandenburg (1640–88)
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