Stevenson

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Ste·​ven·​son | \ ˈstē-vən-sən How to pronounce Stevenson (audio) \

Definition of Stevenson

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Ad*lai \ ˈad-​lē How to pronounce Stevenson (audio) , -​(ˌ)lā \ Ewing 1835–1914 American politician; vice president of U.S. (1893–97)

Stevenson

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Definition of Stevenson (Entry 2 of 3)

Adlai Ewing 1900–1965 grandson of Adlai Stevenson American politician

Stevenson

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Definition of Stevenson (Entry 3 of 3)

Robert Louis Balfour 1850–1894 Scottish author

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“Stevenson.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Stevenson. Accessed 4 Apr. 2020.

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