from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Galbraith, John Kenneth 1908-2006. Canadian-born American economist, writer, and diplomat who served as U.S. ambassador to India (1961-1963). His works include The Great Crash (1955).

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  • n. United States economist (born in Canada) who served as ambassador to India (born in 1908)


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