Wellesley

biographical name Welles·ley \ ˈwelz-lē \

Definition of Wellesley

1st Marquis of 1760–1842 Richard Colley Wellesley British statesman; governor-general of India (1797–1805)

Wellesley

geographical name Welles·ley \ ˈwelz-lē \

Definition of Wellesley

town in eastern Massachusetts west-southwest of Boston population 27,982
Note: The campuses of Wellesley College and Babson College are located in Wellesley.

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