Eisenhower

biographical name
Ei·​sen·​how·​er | \ ˈī-zᵊn-ˌhau̇(-ə)r How to pronounce Eisenhower (audio) \

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Dwight David 1890–1969 American general; 34th president of the U.S. (1953–61)

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