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

  • Gallatin, (Abraham Alfonse) Albert 1761-1849. Swiss-born American financier and politician who served as U.S. representative from Pennsylvania (1795-1801), secretary of the treasury (1801-1814), and minister to France (1816-1823) and Great Britain (1826-1827).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A substance obtained by the Bethell process (which see, under process).

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