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ˈbɛk ɪtbeck·et

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  1. Becket, Thomas a Becket, Saint Thomas a Becket, St. Thomas a Becketnoun

    (Roman Catholic Church) archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170; murdered following his opposition to Henry II's attempts to control the clergy (1118-1170)

  2. becketnoun

    (nautical) a short line with an eye at one end and a knot at the other; used to secure loose items on a ship

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  1. James Comey:

    I was just gon na quote that, in 1170, December 29, King Henry II said,' Who will rid me of this meddlesome priest ?' and the next day he( the priest) was killed, Thomas Becket. We're thinking along the same lines.


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