Pronunciation: (rēd), [key]
1. Sir George Huston, 1845–1918, Australian statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister 1904–05.
2. Thomas, 1710–96, Scottish philosopher.
3. White•law Pronunciation: (hwīt'lô", wīt"-), [key] 1837–1912, U.S. diplomat and journalist.
4. a male given name, form of Read.
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