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Hancock

[ han-kok ]
/ ˈhæn kɒk /
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noun
Herbert Jeffrey "Herbie", born 1940, U.S. jazz pianist and composer.
Winfield Scott, 1824–86, Union general in the Civil War.
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British Dictionary definitions for Hancock

Hancock
/ (ˈhænkɒk) /

noun
Anthony John, known as Tony. 1924–68, British comedian, noted for his radio series Hancock's Half Hour
John. 1737–93, American statesman; first signatory of the Declaration of Independence
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