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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. Canadian politician who served as prime minister (1939-)
    - Joe Clark, Charles Joseph Clark
  3. 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 Clarke, Mark Clark, Mark Wayne Clark
  4. United States psychologist (born in Panama) whose research persuaded the Supreme Court that segregated schools were discriminatory (1914-2005)
    - Kenneth Clark, Kenneth Bancroft Clark

Derived forms: Clarks

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

Encyclopedia: Clark, NJ