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Burger, Warren Syllabification: Bur·ger, Warren
Pronunciation: /ˈbərɡər/

Definition of Burger, Warren in English:

( 1907–95), US chief justice 1969–86; full name Warren Earl Burger. Appointed to head the US Supreme Court by President Richard Nixon, he was a conservative, except in matters of civil rights, and an advocate of judicial restraint.

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