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Cranston, Alan Syllabification: Cran·ston, Alan
Pronunciation: /ˈkranstən/

Definition of Cranston, Alan in English:

( 1914–2000), US politician. A Democrat from California, he was a member of the US Senate 1969–93. From 1993 he worked toward the abolition of nuclear weapons.

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