biographical name Daniel D. 1774-1825 American politician; vice president of the United States (1817-25)

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  • Tompkins — /tomp kinz/, n. Daniel D., 1774 1825, U.S. politician and jurist: vice president of the U.S. 1817 25. * * * ▪ county, New York, United States       county, west central New York state, U.S., constituting a plateau region that rises to rugged… …   Universalium

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  • Tompkins — Tomp•kins [[t]ˈtɒmp kɪnz[/t]] n. big Daniel D., 1774–1825, vice president of the U.S. 1817–25 …   From formal English to slang

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