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Pankhurst

[ pangk-hurst ]
/ ˈpæŋk hɜrst /
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noun
Christabel Harriette, 1880–1958, English suffragist leader (daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst).
Emmeline (Goul·den) [gool-dn], /ˈgul dn/, 1858–1928, English suffragist leader.
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Pankhurst
/ (ˈpæŋkhɜːst) /

noun
Dame Christabel. 1880–1958, English suffragette
her mother, Emmeline. 1858–1928, English suffragette leader, who founded the militant Women's Social and Political Union (1903)
Sylvia, daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst. 1882–1960, English suffragette and pacifist
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