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Bar•ing  (bâring),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. BiographicalAlexander,  1st Baron Ashburton, 1774–1848, British statesman.
  2. BiographicalEvelyn, 1st Earl of Cromer, 1841–1917, British statesman and diplomat.

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Baring /ˈbɛərɪŋ/ n
  1. Evelyn, 1st Earl of Cromer. 1841–1917, English administrator. As consul general in Egypt with plenipotentiary powers, he controlled the Egyptian government from 1883 to 1907

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