Also found in: Wikipedia.
Sam·u·el·son(săm′yo͞o-əl-sən, -yo͝ol-sən), Joan Benoit
See Joan Benoit Samuelson.
Samuelson, Paul Anthony 1915-2009.
American economist who wrote the classic textbook Economics (1948) and advised Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. He won the 1970 Nobel Prize for improving the analytical methods used in economic theory.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Sam•u•el•son(ˈsæm yu əl sən, -yəl-)
Paul A(nthony), born 1915, U.S. economist: Nobel prize 1970.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.