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a nobleman of highest rank in Spain or Portugal

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In the first of the new films, Beyond The Pale, Whicher is hired by a powerful political grandee, Sir Edward Shore, to investigate threats against his son Charles.
The move follows Tory grandee Lord McAlpine being incorrectly labelled a paedophile on numerous Twitter accounts and dozens of Internet forums last week, the Daily Express reports.
SIR David Walker - the City grandee who oversaw a review into bank governance for Gordon Brown - was last night unveiled as the new chairman of Barclays.
I'll happily put two fingers up to that 1831 grandee, who described Gateshead as a mere suburb and a long dirty lane leading to Newcastle.
Grandee Hamanako Golf Club, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture.
However, sprightly though the 77-year-old Tory grandee may be, he had failed to see the rather large draped object stage left - and it was the duty of Dr Martin Carey, chief executive of Business Gateway and Urban Hope, to break it to His Lordship his work here was not yet done.
He was a grandee but his wealth was not on the Stanley scale.
Vilallonga, whose aristocratic surnames included Cabeza de Vaca, was the Marquis de Castellbell and a Grandee of Spain.
Hollingsworth looks at the costs of bulk transport in the Povalley by analysing the account books of Renaissance grandee Ippolito d'Este.
Both were gang members whom officers had stopped earlier that night near 107th Street and Grandee Avenue, where the shooting took place, officials said.
She is pursued for more than 15 years by Ignacio Portelli, a highly eligible Puerto Rican grandee who befriends her father so he can be near her.
He has never worked in the financial markets and wasn't previously a grandee of the City of London establishment.
Bush cited family togetherness as a main reason for buying a Hot Spring Grandee spa from Vista, Calif.
Eight of the past 11 winners of this race were three-year-olds, although the Jessica Harringtontrained Grandee is the only horse in the field of eight to represent his generation in this year's renewal.
ur s-d" der Meanwhile, Labour grandee Lord Hattersley condemned Mr Corbyn as "unsuited" for the role of leader and claimed Labour was in a worse position than in 1983 when Margaret Thatcher won aa a landslide victory.