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Trevelyan

[ trih-vel-yuhn, -vil- ]
/ trɪˈvɛl yən, -ˈvɪl- /
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noun
George Macaulay, 1876–1962, English historian.
his father, Sir George Otto, 1838–1928, English biographer, historian, and statesman.
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Trevelyan
/ (trɪˈvɛljən, -ˈvɪl-) /

noun
George Macaulay . 1876–1962, British historian, noted for his English Social History (1944)
his father, Sir George Otto . 1838–1928, British historian and biographer. His works include a biography of his uncle Lord Macaulay (1876)
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