Entry from US English dictionary
(1793–1880), US social reformer; full name Lucretia Coffin Mott. A progressive Quaker minister, she was a highly motivated activist in the cause of abolition, women’s rights, and freedom of religion. She wrote Discourse on Women (1850), and with Elizabeth Cady Stanton she organized the 1848 Seneca Falls women’s rights convention.
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Syllabification: Mott, Lucretia
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