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Nabob

Definition of nabob:

part of speech: noun

An Indian governor; man of great wealth.

part of speech: noun

A deputy or governor under the Mogul empire: a European who has enriched himself in the East: any man of great wealth.

part of speech: noun

A native governor of a province in India; any very rich man.

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