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Definition of Martin van buren

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(1782-1862) 8th president of the United States (1837-1841)
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Noun
1. 8th President of the United States (1782-1862)
(synonym) Van Buren, President Van Buren
(hypernym) President of the United States, United States President, President, Chief Executive
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Martin Van Buren (; December 5, 1782 – July 24, 1862) was an American politician who served as the eighth President of the United States (1837–41). A member of the Democratic Party, he served in a number of senior roles, including eighth Vice President (1833–37) and Secretary of State (1829–31), both under Andrew Jackson. Van Buren's inability as president to deal with the economic chaos of the Panic of 1837 and with the surging Whig Party led to his defeat in the 1840 election.

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