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Thomas, Norman

Syllabification: Thom·as, Norman
Pronunciation: /ˈtäməs
 
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Definition of Thomas, Norman in English:

( 1884–1968), US social reformer, minister, and politician; full name Norman Mattoon Thomas. A minister 1911–31, he helped found the American Civil Liberties Union 1920 and was a Socialist Party presidential candidate six times between 1928 and 1948.

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