- The definition of Choate is an American politician named Rufus Choate who served as a U.S. Representative and a Massachusetts senator.
An example of Choate is the senator of Massachusetts from 1841 to 1845.
Choate definition by Webster's New World
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Choate, Rufus 1799-1859; U.S. lawyer
Choate definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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, Rufus 1799-1859.
American politician who served as a U.S. representative (1831-1834) and senator (1841-1845) from Massachusetts. His son Joseph Hodges Choate (1832-1917) was ambassador to Great Britain (1899-1905).
choate - Legal Definition
Completed or perfected in and of itself. See also inchoate.