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Latimer, Bishop Hugh

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishLatimer, Bishop HughBishop Hugh LatimerLat‧i‧mer, Bishop Hugh /ˈlætəmə, hjuː $ -mər/  (1485–1555) an English bishop (=a Christian priest of high rank) who was one of the leaders of the reformation in England (=the time when many Christians left the Catholic religion and started the Protestant religion). When mary i, who was a Catholic, became queen of England, she ordered him to be officially killed by being burned.
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