(1866-1937) a British politician in the Labour Party, who became the first Labour Prime Minister in 1924. He was later Prime Minister of a 'National Government' (=a government formed from members of all the political parties) during the period of economic difficulty and high unemployment of the 1930s.
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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