William Averell Harriman


William Averell Harriman
noun
United States financier who negotiated a treaty with the Soviet Union banning tests of nuclear weapons (1891-1986)
Syn: ↑Harriman, ↑Averell Harriman
Instance Hypernyms: ↑financier, ↑moneyman, ↑diplomat, ↑diplomatist

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