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mary mcleod bethune


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Noun mary mcleod bethune has 1 sense
  1. Bethune, Mary McLeod Bethune - United States educator who worked to improve race relations and educational opportunities for Black Americans (1875-1955)
    --1 is a kind of educator, pedagogue

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Mary McLeod Bethune


Mary McLeod Bethune was an African American educator, political leader, and civil rights activist. She founded Bethune-Cookman University, an institution dedicated to the education of African American students. Bethune tirelessly advocated for equal rights and opportunities for African Americans, making significant contributions to the advancement of civil rights in the United States.

Sample Sentences:

Noun - Proper Name:

1. Mary McLeod Bethune was a trailblazing leader in the African American community.

2. The legacy of Mary McLeod Bethune lives on through the institutions she founded.

Noun - Common:

1. The dedication and perseverance of Mary McLeod Bethune have inspired generations.

2. Bethune's teachings continue to impact the lives of many.


1. Bethune's unwavering commitment to equality was truly inspiring.

2. The Bethune-Cookman University is known for its rich and diverse educational environment.

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