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addaword.gifdefinition of birther

noun
birthers are opponents of US President Barack Obama, who claim that he is not a 'natural born citizen' (not born in the USA)
The Republicans who appear to be willing to listen to “birthers,” even to debunk them, have to walk a tightrope.
Submitted on 03/08/2009 15:48:00
Definition of birther from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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