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Noun: Clark  klaa(r)k
  1. United States explorer who (with Meriwether Lewis) led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River; Clark was responsible for making maps of the area (1770-1838)
    - William Clark
  2. United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)
    - Mark Clark, Mark Wayne Clark
  3. United States psychologist (born in Panama) whose research persuaded the Supreme Court that segregated schools were discriminatory (1914-2005)
    - Kenneth Clark, Kenneth Bancroft Clark
  4. Canadian politician who served as prime minister (1939-)
    - Joe Clark, Charles Joseph Clark

Derived forms: Clarks

Type of: adventurer, explorer, full general, general, pol [N. Amer], political leader, politician, politico, pollie [Austral], polly [Austral], psychologist

Encyclopedia: Clark, NJ