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Millard Fillmore

Fill·more

 (fĭl′môr′), Millard 1800-1874.
The 13th president of the United States (1850-1853), who succeeded to office after the death of Zachary Taylor. He struggled to keep the nation unified but lost the support of his Whig Party by attempting to enforce the Fugitive Slave Act in the North.

Fillmore

(ˈfɪlmɔː)
n
(Biography) Millard. 1800-74, 13th president of the US (1850-53); a leader of the Whig Party

Fill•more

(ˈfɪl mɔr, -moʊr)

n.
Millard, 1800–74, 13th president of the United States 1850–53.
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Noun1.Fillmore - elected vice president and became the 13th President of the United States when Zachary Taylor died in office (1800-1874)Fillmore - elected vice president and became the 13th President of the United States when Zachary Taylor died in office (1800-1874)
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