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Stewart, Potter

Syllabification: Stew·art, Potter

Definition of Stewart, Potter in English:

( 1915–85) US Supreme Court associate justice 1958–81. Appointed to the Court by President Eisenhower, he was noted for his 1964 statement, in an opinion, on pornography: “I know it when I see it.” He upheld the First Amendment claim in the Pentagon Papers case in 1971.

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Word of the day prepotent
Pronunciation: prɪˈpəʊt(ə)nt
adjective
greater than others in power or influence