Waite
biographical name Morrison Remick 1816-1888 American jurist; chief justice United States Supreme Court (1874-88)

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  • Waite — /wayt/, n. Morrison Remick /rem ik/, 1816 88, U.S. jurist: Chief Justice of the U.S. 1874 88. * * * …   Universalium

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