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Nicklaus

[nik-luh s] /ˈnɪk ləs/
noun
1.
Jack (William) born 1940, U.S. golfer.
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  • All this time Nicklaus was nothing loth to show his papers, which were quite in rule.

    The Headsman James Fenimore Cooper
  • Nicklaus fidgeted, for the graphic particularity of Pippo almost led him to believe the augury might be true.

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  • A cry from Nicklaus Wagner announced that the spirit of avarice was still active as ever in his bosom.

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Nicklaus

/ˈnɪklaʊs/
noun
1.
Jack. born 1940, US golfer: winner of a record eighteen major championships (1962–86), comprising a record six in the US Masters, five in the USPGA, four in the US Open, and three in the British Open
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