Definitions for Cornwalliskɔrnˈwɔ lɪs, -ˈwɒl ɪs

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Corn•wal•liskɔrnˈwɔ lɪs, -ˈwɒl ɪs(n.)

  1. Charles, 1st Marquis, 1738–1805, British general and statesman.

    Category: Biography

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  1. Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, First Marquess Cornwallis(noun)

    commander of the British forces in the American War of Independence; was defeated by American and French troops at Yorktown (1738-1805)

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  1. Cornwallis

    Cornwallis is an unincorporated community in Ritchie County, West Virginia.


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