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Lyons

[ lahy-uhnz for 1; lee-awn or, sometimes, lahy-uhnz for 2 ]
/ ˈlaɪ ənz for 1; liˈɔ̃ or, sometimes, ˈlaɪ ənz for 2 /
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noun

Joseph Aloysius, 1879–1939, Australian statesman: prime minister 1932–39.
French Lyon. a city in and the capital of Rhone, in E France at the confluence of the Rhone and Saône rivers.

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Lyons
/ (ˈlaɪənz) /

noun

Joseph Aloysius. 1879–1939, Australian statesman; prime minister of Australia (1931–39)
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