acheson acheson  /ˈæ tʃə sən/


  • (n) United States statesman who promoted the Marshall Plan and helped establish NATO (1893-1971)



  • "Two of the nation's greatest secretaries of state in the modern period, Dean Acheson and Henry Kissinger, were not personally close but were intellectually bonded to their presidents," said Walter Isaacson, the author of a biography of Mr....
    on Nov 22, 2008 By: Walter Isaacson Source: New York Times

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decadent decadent
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