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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Vane, Sir Henry or Harry 1613-1662. English politician and colonial administrator who was governor of Massachusetts (1636-1637) and a leading Parliamentarian during the English Civil War. He was tried and executed for high treason after the restoration of the monarchy.

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