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Hamilton, Alexander Line breaks: Alex|an¦der Ham¦il|ton
Pronunciation: /ˈhamɪltən/

Definition of Hamilton, Alexander in English:

( Circa 1757–1804), American Federalist politician. He established the US central banking system, and advocated strong central government. He was killed in a duel with Aaron Burr.

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