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Egmont

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Lamoral , Count of Egmont, Prince of Gavre. 1522--68, Flemish statesman and soldier. He attempted to secure limited reforms and religious tolerance in the Spanish government of the Netherlands, refused to join William the Silent's rebellion, but was nevertheless executed for treason by the Duke of Alva

Egmont

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an extinct volcano in New Zealand, in W central North Island in the Egmont National Park: an almost perfect cone. Height: 2518 m (8261 ft.)
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President Ivanov welcomed the collaboration between the Egmont Institute of Belgium and the School for Young Leaders and raised the possibility of expanding this cooperation to other educational and scientific institutions in the Republic of Macedonia.
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info revealed on Wednesday that Egmont Publishing has acquired World English Language rights for two non-fiction picture books by TV presenter and wildlife expert Chris Packham.
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