Pronunciation: (kob), [key]
1. How•ell Pronunciation: (hou'ul), [key] 1815–68, U.S. politician: Speaker of the House 1849–51.
2. Irvin S(hrewsbury), 1876–1944, U.S. humorist and writer.
3. Ty(rus Raymond) Pronunciation: (tī'rus), [key] (“the Georgia Peach”), 1886–1961, U.S. baseball player.
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