Definition of Spruance, Raymond Ames in English:

Spruance, Raymond Ames

proper noun

  • (1886–1969), US admiral. After commanding at Midway (1942) and in other areas of the Pacific during World War II, he was made commander in chief of the US Pacific fleet 1945–46. He later served as the US ambassador to the Philippines 1952–55.

Pronunciation:

Spruance, Raymond Ames

/ˈspro͞oəns/