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Olajuwon, Hakeem

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishOlajuwon, HakeemHakeem OlajuwonO‧la‧ju‧won, Ha‧keem /əʊˈlɑːʒuɒn $ -ɑːn hæˈkiːm/  (1963–) a US basketball player, born in Nigeria, who played for the Houston Rockets team from 1984 to 2002. He was considered one of the best centres in the NBA, and won the prize for MVP (=most valuable player) in 1993–94. He also won a gold medal at the Olympics in 1996.
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