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Acheson

[ach-uh-suh n]
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  1. Dean (Good·er·ham) [goo d-er-ham, -uh m] /ˈgʊd ərˌhæm, -əm/, 1893–1971, U.S. statesman: secretary of state 1949–53.
  2. Edward Good·rich [goo d-rich] /ˈgʊd rɪtʃ/, 1856–1931, U.S. chemist.
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Acheson

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  1. Dean (Gooderham). 1893–1971, US lawyer and statesman: secretary of state (1949–53) under President Truman
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