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Ste•vens  (stēvənz),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. BiographicalAlfred, 1817–75, English painter and sculptor.
  2. BiographicalGeorge (Cooper), 1905–75, U.S. film director.
  3. John Cox  (koks),USA pronunciation 1749–1838, and his son  Robert Livingston, 1787–1856, U.S. engineers and inventors.
  4. BiographicalJohn Paul, born 1920, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court since 1975.
  5. BiographicalThaddeus, 1792–1868, U.S. abolitionist and political leader.
  6. BiographicalWallace, 1879–1955, U.S. poet.

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Stevens /ˈstiːvənz/ n
  1. Thaddeus (ˈθædɪəs). 1792–1868, US Radical Republican politician. An opponent of slavery, he supported Reconstruction and entered the resolution calling for the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson
  2. Wallace. 1879–1955, US poet, whose books include the collections Harmonium (1923), The Man with the Blue Guitar (1937), and Transport to Summer (1947)

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