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Johnson, Andrew

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɒns(ə)n/
(1808–75), American Democratic statesman, 17th president of the US 1865-9. His lenient policy towards the Southern states after the American Civil War led him to be impeached by the Republican majority in Congress; he was acquitted by a single vote.
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