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Douglas, Stephen Arnold

Syllabification: Doug·las, Stephen Arnold
Pronunciation: /ˈdəɡləs/

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Definition of Douglas, Stephen Arnold in English:

( 1813–61), US lawyer and politician; known as the Little Giant. An Illinois Democrat, he was a member of the US House of Representatives 1843–47 and US Senate 1847–61. He is best remembered for the Lincoln-Douglas debates, a series of seven senatorial-campaign debates in 1858 with Republican candidate Abraham Lincoln. He won the Senate seat in 1858, but lost his 1860 bid for the presidency to Lincoln.

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