Definition of Macdonald, Sir John Alexander in English:

Macdonald, Sir John Alexander

Line breaks: Sir John Alex|an¦der Mac|don¦ald
Pronunciation: /məkˈdɒn(ə)ld
 
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  • (1815–91), Scottish-born Canadian statesman, Prime Minister 1867–73 and 1878–91. He played a leading role in the confederation of the Canadian provinces, and was appointed first Prime Minister of the Dominion of Canada.

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