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- Friedman, Milton 1912-2006. American economist. He won a 1976 Nobel Prize for his theories of monetary control and governmental nonintervention in the economy.
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- proper n. A surname.
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- n. United States economist noted as a proponent of monetarism and for his opposition to government intervention in the economy (born in 1912)
German Fried ("peace") + Mann ("man"). (Wiktionary)