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n. - One of the Turkish viceroys who ruled Egypt between 1867 and 1914.

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  • In the same year, at the request of the khedive Ismail,
  • This plan had not worked, because of the policy of the khedive of retaining power.
  • The khedive appointed him governor-general of the new territory for four years at a salary of £10,000
  • He abandoned the policy of conciliation with the khedive and restored strong autocratic methods of rule. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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