Grenfell
biographical name Sir Wilfred Thomason 1865-1940 English medical missionary

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  • Grenfell — /gren fel/, n. Sir Wilfred Thomason /tom euh seuhn/, 1865 1940, English physician and missionary in Labrador and Newfoundland. * * * …   Universalium

  • Grenfell — Gren•fell [[t]ˈgrɛn fɛl[/t]] n. big Sir Wilfred Thomason, 1865–1940, English physician and medical missionary in Labrador …   From formal English to slang

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