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Barton, Clara

Syllabification: Bar·ton, Clara
Pronunciation: /ˈbärtn/

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of Barton, Clara in English:

( 1821–1912), US social activist; full name Clarissa Harlowe Barton. She founded the American Red Cross and served as its first president 1881–1904.

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