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Jinnah, Muhammad Ali

Line breaks: Mu¦ham|mad Ali Jin¦nah
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɪnə
 
, ˈdʒɪnɑː/

Definition of Jinnah, Muhammad Ali in English:

( 1876–1948), Indian statesman and founder of Pakistan. He headed the Muslim League in its struggle with the Hindu-oriented Indian National Congress over Indian independence, and in 1947 he became the first Governor General and President of Pakistan.

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