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Yale(yāl), Elihu 1649-1721.
Colonial-born English merchant and philanthropist who made a series of contributions to the Collegiate School in Connecticut, which was renamed in Yale's honor (1718).
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a mythical beast with the body of an antelope or goat and swivelling horns
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Elihu, 1648–1721, English colonial official, born in America: governor of Madras 1687–92.
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|Noun||1.||Yale - a university in Connecticut |
Ivy League - a league of universities and colleges in the northeastern United States that have a reputation for scholastic achievement and social prestige
New Haven - a city in southwestern Connecticut; site of Yale University
|2.||Yale - English philanthropist who made contributions to a college in Connecticut that was renamed in his honor (1649-1721)|
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