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

  • Witherspoon, John 1723-1794. Scottish-born American cleric, educator, and Revolutionary leader. A signer of the Declaration of Independence, he was president (1768-1794) of the college that became Princeton University.

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  • n. American Revolutionary leader and educator (born in Scotland) who signed of the Declaration of Independence and was president of the college that became Princeton University (1723-1794)

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