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Trum·bull 1(trŭm′bəl), John 1750-1831.
American poet noted for his satirical works, including The Progress of Dulness (1772-1773).
Trum·bull 2(trŭm′bəl), John 1756-1843.
American painter of historical scenes, such as The Battle of Bunker's Hill (1786) and The Declaration of Independence (1786-1797).
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1. John, 1756–1843, U.S. painter (son of Jonathan).
2. Jonathan, 1710–85, U.S. statesman.
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|Noun||1.||Trumbull - American Revolutionary leader who as governor of Connecticut provided supplies for the Continental Army (1710-1785)|
|2.||Trumbull - American painter of historical scenes (1756-1843)|
|3.||Trumbull - American satirical poet (1750-1831)|
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