Pronunciation: (mon'tu-gyOO"), [key]
1. Ashley (Montague Francis Ashley Montagu), 1905-1999, U.S. anthropologist and writer, born in England.
2. Charles, 1st Earl of Halifax, 1661–1715, British statesman: prime minister 1714–15.
3. Lady Mary Wort•ley Pronunciation: (wûrt'lē), [key] (Mary Pierrepont), 1689–1762, English author.
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