[ Dutch her-tsawkh ]

  1. James Barry Mun·nik [mœn-uhk], /ˈmœn ək/, South African statesman and general: prime minister 1924–39.

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  • General Hertzog: I would not like it to be understood that we will use our influence with the Delegates.

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/ (ˈhɜːtsɒɡ) /

  1. James Barry Munnik. 1866–1942, South African statesman; prime minister (1924–39): founded the Nationalist Party (1913), advocating complete South African independence from Britain; opposed South African participation in World Wars I and II

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