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Parnell, Charles Stewart

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishParnell, Charles StewartCharles Stewart ParnellPar‧nell, Charles Stewart /pɑːˈnel $ pɑːr-/  (1846–91) an Irish politician who was a member of the British Parliament. He was a leading supporter of the idea of home rule (=self-government) for Ireland, and favoured the use of violent and illegal methods, for which he was briefly put in prison.
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