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Bolt, Usain

Syllabification: Bolt, Usain
Pronunciation: /
 
bōlt/

Definition of Bolt, Usain in English:

( 1986-), Jamaican athlete; full name Usain St. Leo Bolt. At the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, he won gold medals in the 100 meter and 200 meter races, setting a new world record time for each. He defended his Olympic titles in 2012, winning gold in the 100 meters and 200 meters.

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