January 8, a holiday commemorating Andrew Jackson’s victory at the Battle of New Orleans in 1815: a legal holiday in Louisiana.
noun 1. a valley in NW Wyoming, near the Teton Range: wildlife preserve.
[jak-soh-nee-uh n] /dʒækˈsoʊ ni ən/ adjective 1. of or relating to Andrew , his ideas, the period of his presidency, or the political principles or social values associated with him: Jacksonian democracy. noun 2. a follower of Andrew . /dʒækˈsəʊnɪən/ adjective 1. of or relating to a person surnamed Jackson, esp Andrew Jackson 1824, of […]
- Jacksonian democracy
Jacksonian democracy [(jak-soh-nee-uhn)] A movement for more democracy in American government in the 1830s. Led by President Andrew Jackson, this movement championed greater rights for the common man and was opposed to any signs of aristocracy in the nation. Jacksonian democracy was aided by the strong spirit of equality among the people of the newer […]
- Jacksonian epilepsy
jacksonian epilepsy jack·so·ni·an epilepsy (jāk-sō’nē-ən) n. A form of focal epilepsy in which a seizure progresses from the distal to the proximal muscles of a limb.