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Armstrong, Lance Syllabification: Arm·strong, Lance
Pronunciation: /ˈärmˌstrôNG/

Definition of Armstrong, Lance in English:

( 1971-), US cyclist. He won the Tour de France in 1999 after successfully battling testicular cancer, and repeated the win for the next six years (2000–05). In 2012 he was stripped of these titles for using performance-enhancing drugs.

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