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[muh-kin-lee] /məˈkɪn li/
William, 1843–1901, 25th president of the U.S. 1897–1901.
Mount McKinley, former name of Denali. Unabridged
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  • For william mckinley, as soon as he had taken the oath of office, went to his mother and kissed her.

  • The hymn was a favorite with william mckinley, the martyred president.

    The Story of Our Hymns Ernest Edwin Ryden
  • Illustrious men may come and go, but william mckinley will be remembered so long as our nation endures.

  • william mckinley entered the army as a private in the famous 23d Ohio, when he was only seventeen, and fought through the war.

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  • It was here that he came into contact with william mckinley, with whom, sixteen years later, he was to run on the same ticket.

British Dictionary definitions for william mckinley


Mount McKinley, Denali, a mountain in S central Alaska, in the Alaska Range: the highest peak in North America. Height: 6194 m (20 320 ft)


William. 1843–1901, 25th president of the US (1897–1901). His administration was marked by high tariffs and by expansionist policies. He was assassinated
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