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Cooke

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Noun

1. alfred alistair cooke, alistair cooke, cooke

United States journalist (born in England in 1908)

2. cooke, jay cooke

United States financier who marketed Union bonds to finance the American Civil War; the failure of his bank resulted in a financial panic in 1873 (1821-1905)

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Cooke

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British-born American journalist and broadcaster, whose books include Around the World in 50 Years (1966) and Alistair Cooke's America (1973).

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