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Mujibur Rahman

Syllabification: Mu·ji·bur Rah·man
Pronunciation: /ˈmo͝ojiˌbo͝or ˈräKHmən, ˈräKHˌmän
 
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Definition of Mujibur Rahman in English:

( 1920–75), Bangladeshi statesman; first prime minister of independent Bangladesh 1972–75 and president 1975; known as Sheikh Mujib. After failing to establish parliamentary democracy as prime minister, he assumed dictatorial powers in 1975. He and his family were assassinated in a military coup.

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