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Wil·lard(wĭl′ərd), Emma Hart 1787-1870.
American educator who was an early proponent of higher education for women.
Willard, Frances Elizabeth Caroline 1839-1898.
American reformer. An ardent advocate of temperance and women's suffrage, she was the national president of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union (1879-1898).
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1. Emma (Hart), 1787–1870, U.S. educator and poet.
2. Frances Elizabeth Caroline, 1839–98, U.S. educator, reformer, and author.
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|Noun||1.||Willard - United States advocate of temperance and women's suffrage (1839-1898)|
|2.||Willard - United States educator who was an early campaigner for higher education for women (1787-1870)|
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