Decatur

[ dih-key-ter ]
/ dɪˈkeɪ tər /
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noun

Stephen,1779–1820, U.S. naval officer.
a city in central Illinois.
a city in N Alabama.
a city in N Georgia, near Atlanta.

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Decatur

/ (dəˈkeɪtə) /

noun

Stephen. 1779–1820, US naval officer, noted for his raid on Tripoli harbour (1804) and his role in the War of 1812
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