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Noun: Wavell  wey-vul
  1. British field marshal in North Africa in World War II; he defeated the Italians before being defeated by the Germans (1883-1950)
    - Archibald Percival Wavell, First Earl Wavell

Type of: field marshal, full general, general

Encyclopedia: Wavell, Ontario