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Nelson, Samuel

Syllabification: Nel·son, Samuel
Pronunciation: /ˈnelsən
 
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Definition of Nelson, Samuel in English:

( 1792–1873), US Supreme Court associate justice 1845–72. Chief justice of the state of New York 1837–45, he was appointed to the US Supreme Court by President Tyler.

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