President Franklin Roosevelt

noun
32nd President of the United States; elected four times; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945)
Derivationally related forms: ↑Rooseveltian (for: ↑Roosevelt)

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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