Galbraith


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Gal·braith

 (găl′brāth′), John Kenneth 1908-2006.
Canadian-born American economist, writer, and diplomat who served as US ambassador to India (1961-1963). His works include The Affluent Society (1958).

Galbraith

(ɡælˈbreɪθ)
n
(Biography) John Kenneth. 1908–2006, US economist and diplomat born in Canada; author of The Affluent Society (1958), The New Industrial State (1967), and The Culture of Contentment (1992)
Galˈbraithian adj

Gal•braith

(ˈgæl breɪθ)

n.
John Kenneth, born 1908, U.S. economist, born in Canada.
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