Definition of Volstead Act in English:

Volstead Act

Line breaks: Vol|stead Act
Pronunciation: /ˈvɒlstɪd
 
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  • A law which enforced alcohol prohibition in the US 1920–33.

Origin

named after Andrew J. Volstead (1860–1947), American legislator.

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