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Cheney, Dick

Syllabification: Che·ney, Dick
Pronunciation: /ˈCHānē
 
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Definition of Cheney, Dick in English:

( 1941-), US vice president 2001–09; full name Richard Bruce Cheney. A conservative Republican from Wyoming, he served as secretary of defense under President George H. W. Bush 1989–93 before becoming vice president under President George W. Bush. He was a major proponent of the US invasion of Iraq in 2003.

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