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Obama, Barack

Line breaks: Ba¦rack Obama
Pronunciation: /əʊˈbɑːmə
 
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Definition of Obama, Barack in English:

(B.1961), American Democratic statesman, 44th President of the US since 2009; full name Barack Hussein Obama. He was the first African American to be elected to the presidency, and was re-elected in 2012 for a second term. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2009.

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