nathan marsh pusey

Pusey

[pyoo-zee]
noun
1.
Edward Bouverie [boo-vuh-ree] , 1800–82, English clergyman.
2.
Nathan Marsh, 1907–2001, U.S. educator: president of Harvard University 1953–71.
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Pusey (ˈpjuːzɪ)
 
n
Edward Bouverie (ˈbuːvərɪ). 1800--82, British ecclesiastic; a leader with Keble and Newman of the Oxford Movement

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nathan marsh pusey

American educator, president of Harvard University (1953-71), who greatly enhanced the school's endowment and educational facilities and revitalized its teaching of the humanities. From 1971 until his retirement in 1975 he was president of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

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