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 (ăz′bə-rē), Francis 1745-1816.
British-born American religious leader and first American Methodist Episcopal cleric to become a bishop (1784).


(ˈæz bə ri)

Francis, 1745–1816, English missionary: first bishop of the Methodist Church in America.
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