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bin Laden

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[ bin -lahd-n ]
/ bɪn ˈlɑd n /
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noun

Osama, 1957–2011, Arab militant leader: founder of al-Qaeda.

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bin Laden
/ (ˌbɪnˈlɑːdən) /

noun

Osama (əʊˈsɑːmə). 1957–2011, Saudi-born leader of the al-Qaida terrorist network: presumed architect of the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington of September 11 2001. Killed by US Special Forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan
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