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Fulbright (n.)

in education, a reference to U.S. Sen. J. William Fulbright (1905-1995) of Arkansas, especially to the Fulbright Act of 1946, which authorized proceeds from sales of U.S. war surplus materials to be used to fund higher education overseas.

updated on January 23, 2015

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Definitions of Fulbright from WordNet

Fulbright (n.)
United States senator who is remembered for his creation of grants that fund exchange programs of teachers and students between the United States and other countries (1905-1995);
Synonyms: William Fulbright / James William Fulbright
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