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Waite, Morrison Remick Syllabification: Waite, Morrison Remick

Definition of Waite, Morrison Remick in English:

( 1816–88), US chief justice 1874–88. Appointed to the position by President Grant, he wrote over 100 opinions, many of which upheld the power of state governments.

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