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1. George, 1712–70, British statesman: prime minister 1763–65.
2. Also,Greynville. Sir Richard,1541?–91, English naval commander.
3. William Wyndham, Baron, 1759–1834, British statesman: prime minister 1806–07 (son of George Grenville).
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