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Lloyd

 (loid), Harold Clayton 1893-1971.
American silent film actor noted for his death-defying stunts in such films as Safety Last (1923).
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Lloyd

(lɔɪd)
n
1. (Biography) Clive (Hubert). born 1944, West Indian (Guyanese) cricketer; played in 110 tests (1966–84), scoring 7,515 runs; captained the West Indies in 74 tests and to two World Cup wins (1975, 1979)
2. (Biography) Harold (Clayton). 1893–1971, US comic film actor
3. (Biography) Marie, real name Matilda Alice Victoria Wood. 1870–1922, English music-hall entertainer
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Noun1.Lloyd - United States comic actor in silent filmsLloyd - United States comic actor in silent films; he used physical danger as a source of comedy (1893-1971)
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