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Roo•se•velt



Pronunciation: (rō'zu-velt", -vult, rōz'velt, -vult; spelling pron. rOO'zu-velt"), [key]
n.
1. (Anna) Eleanor, 1884–1962, U.S. diplomat, author, and lecturer (wife of Franklin Delano Roosevelt).
2. Franklin Del•a•no Pronunciation: (del'u-nō"), [key] (“FDR”), 1882–1945, 32nd president of the U.S. 1933–45.
3. Theodore (Teddy, “T.R.”), 1858–1919, 26th president of the U.S. 1901–09: Nobel peace prize 1906.
4. Rio. Formerly, Río da Duvida. a river flowing N from W Brazil to the Madeira River. ab. 400 mi. (645 km) long.

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