from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Sumner, Charles 1811-1874. American politician. A U.S. senator from Massachusetts (1851-1874), he was a noted orator with an uncompromising opposition to slavery.
- Sumner, James Batcheller 1887-1955. American biochemist. He shared a 1946 Nobel Prize for his pioneering work on crystallizing enzymes.
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- proper n. An occupational surname for a summoner in court.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A summoner.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete form of summoner.
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- n. United States sociologist (1840-1910)
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