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Hopkinson, Francis

Syllabification: Hop·kin·son, Francis
Pronunciation: /ˈhäpkənsən
 
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Definition of Hopkinson, Francis in English:

( 1737–91), US public official, musician, and writer. He was a signer of the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and helped to design the first US flag in 1777. A harpsichordist, he is considered the first native-born American composer of classical music.

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Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing