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  Definition of Perry
  1. a fermented and often effervescent beverage made from juice of pears; similar in taste to hard cider
  2. United States commodore who led the fleet that defeated the British on Lake Erie during the War of 1812; brother of Matthew Calbraith Perry (1785-1819)
  3. United States admiral who led a naval expedition to Japan and signed a treaty in 1854 opening up trade relations between United States and Japan; brother of Oliver Hazard Perry (1794-1858)
  4. United States philosopher (1876-1957)
Similar Words: Perry, Oliver Hazard Perry, Commodore Perry, Matthew Calbraith Perry, Ralph Barton Perry

 

 
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