Definition of Naismith, James in English:

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Naismith, James

Pronunciation: /ˈnāˌsmiTH/

Entry from US English dictionary

(1861–1939), Canadian-American physical education teacher. He invented the game of basketball in 1891, while teaching at the International YMCA Training School in Springfield, Massachusetts. Basketball Hall of Fame (1959).

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Syllabification: Nai·smith, James

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