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Macdonald

[ muhk-don-uhld ]
/ məkˈdɒn əld /
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noun
George, 1824–1905, Scottish novelist and poet.
Sir John Alexander, 1815–91, Canadian statesman, born in Scotland: first prime minister 1867–73, 1878–91.
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MacDonald
[ muhk-don-uhld ]
/ məkˈdɒn əld /

noun
James Ramsay, 1866–1937, British statesman and labor leader: prime minister 1924, 1929–35.
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British Dictionary definitions for Macdonald (1 of 2)

MacDonald
/ (məkˈdɒnəld) /

noun
(James) Ramsay . 1866–1937, British statesman, who led the first and second Labour Governments (1924 and 1929–31). He also led a coalition (1931–35), which the majority of the Labour Party refused to support

British Dictionary definitions for Macdonald (2 of 2)

Macdonald
/ (məkˈdɒnəld) /

noun
Flora. 1722–90, Scottish heroine, who helped the Young Pretender to escape to Skye after his defeat at the battle of Culloden (1746)
Sir John Alexander. 1815–91, Canadian statesman, born in Scotland, who was the first prime minister of the Dominion of Canada (1867–73; 1878–91)
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