Galbraith

biographical name
Gal·​braith | \ ˈgal-ˌbrāth How to pronounce Galbraith (audio) \

Definition of Galbraith

John Kenneth 1908–2006 American (Canadian-born) economist

Other Words from Galbraith

Galbraithian \ ˌgal-​ˈbrā-​thē-​ən How to pronounce Galbraithian (audio) , -​ˈbrāth-​yən \ adjective

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