Definition of Powell, Lewis Franklin in English:

Powell, Lewis Franklin

Syllabification: Pow·ell, Lewis Franklin
Pronunciation: /ˈpouəl
 
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  • Jr. (1907–98), US Supreme Court associate justice 1972–87. Considered a moderate, he was appointed to the Court by President Nixon.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody