[ gom-perz ]
/ ˈgɒm pərz /
Samuel,1850–1924, U.S. labor leader, born in England: president of the American Federation of Labor 1886–94, 1896–1924.
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British Dictionary definitions for samuel gompers
/ (ˈɡɒmpəz) /
Samuel. 1850–1924, US labour leader, born in England; a founder of the American Federation of Labor and its president (1886–94; 1896–1924)
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