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 (mĕn′zēz), Sir Robert Gordon 1894-1978.
Australian politician who twice served as prime minister (1939-1941 and 1949-1966).


(Biography) Sir Robert Gordon. 1894–1978, Australian statesman; prime minister (1939–41; 1949–66)


(ˈmɛn ziz)

Sir Robert Gordon, 1894–1978, prime minister of Australia 1939–41 and 1949–66.
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