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Clegg

(klɛɡ)
n
(Biography) Nick, full name Nicholas William Peter Clegg. born 1967, British politician; leader of the Liberal Democrat party from 2007; deputy prime minister from 2010
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Noun1.Clegg - large swift fly the female of which sucks blood of various animalsclegg - large swift fly the female of which sucks blood of various animals
gadfly - any of various large flies that annoy livestock
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South African singer and songwriter Johnny Clegg, one of the few white artists to openly confront the apartheid government in the late 1970s and 1980s, has died.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Johnny Clegg, a South African musician who performed in defiance of racial barriers imposed under the country's apartheid system decades ago and celebrated its new democracy under Nelson Mandela, died Tuesday.
JOHANNESBUR Tributes poured in Wednesday for anti-apartheid singer Johnny Clegg, who died aged 66, with politicians, musicians and friends lauding the "White Zulu" for building bridges in a divided nation.
SPEEDWAY CRADLEY captain Max Clegg inspired his side back to winning ways with another unbeaten night at Monmore Green.
Newcastle's Steve Worrall, Max Clegg and Lasse Bjerre won the opening three races respectively for 7-11 lead, but a home 4-2 in Heats Four and Five, won by Cameron Heeps and Josh Pickering, levelled it up, thanks in no small way to Clegg getting off his bike at the gate in contravention to the rule book in Heat Six, which resulted in a 15-metre handicap.
SIR Alex Ferguson was always the first to arrive at Carrington but Mick Clegg, United's power and development coach, was never far behind him.
Juan Clegg spoke to Mr Lucas at the back of the offices and asked him to go around the front - which the MP took to be an invitation to fight.
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He took the honours at Crosland Moor Con when defeating Tony Clegg in the showpiece, 500-274.
Memoirist and literary agent Bill Clegg (Portrait of an Addict as a Young Man) has now conquered the world of literary fiction with his searing debut, Did You Ever Have a Family.
NICK Clegg has signed up with a speaking agency charging up to PS35,000 for his services.
MENTAL health patients have been let down by Nick Clegg, Labour said yesterday.