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Sun Yat-sen

[soo n yaht-sen]
noun
  1. 1866–1925, Chinese political and revolutionary leader.
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Also Pinyin, Sun Yi·xian [soon yee-shyahn] /ˈsun ˈyiˈʃyɑn/.
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Sun Yat-sen

noun
  1. 1866–1925, Chinese statesman, who was instrumental in the overthrow of the Manchu dynasty and was the first president of the Republic of China (1911). He reorganized the Kuomintang
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