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Paterson, William

Pronunciation: /ˈpatərsən/
(1745–1806), US Supreme Court associate justice 1793–1806; born in Ireland. A US senator 1789–90 and governor of New Jersey 1790–93, he was appointed to the Court by President Washington.

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Syllabification: Pat·er·son, William

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