Pronunciation: (mungk), [key]
1. Sir Charles Stanley, (4th Viscount Monck, 1st Baron Monck), 1819–94, British colonial administrator, born in Ireland: governor general of Canada 1861–68.
2. Also,Monk.George, (1st Duke of Albermarle and Earl of Torrington), 1608–70, English general.
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