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Otis, James

Syllabification: O·tis, James
Pronunciation: /ˈōtis
 
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Definition of Otis, James in English:

( 1725–83), American statesman. He led the majority in the Massachusetts legislature 1766–69 and opposed various revenue acts imposed by the British.

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