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Martin Van Buren

Van Bu·ren

 (văn byo͝or′ən), Martin 1782-1862.
The eighth president of the United States (1837-1841), who served as vice president (1833-1837) under Andrew Jackson before being elected president in 1836. His administration was marked by the financial crisis of 1837 and opposition to the annexation of Texas.

Van Buren

(væn ˈbjʊərən)
n
(Biography) Martin. 1782–1862, US Democratic statesman; 8th president of the US (1837–41)

Van Bu•ren

(væn ˈbyʊər ən)
n.
Martin, 1782–1862, 8th president of the U.S. 1837–41.
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