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Lewis, John Llewellyn Syllabification: Lew·is, John Llewellyn
Pronunciation: /ˈlo͞o-is/

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Definition of Lewis, John Llewellyn in English:

(1880–1969), US labor leader. He headed the United Mine Workers 1920–60 and organized the Committee for Industrial Organization 1935, which became the Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO). He served as its president until 1940.
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