Muhammad Ali

1. United States prizefighter who won the world heavyweight championship three times (born in 1942)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑prizefighter, ↑gladiator
2. Albanian soldier in the service of Turkey who was made viceroy of Egypt and took control away from the Ottoman Empire and established Egypt as a modern state (1769-1849)
Syn: ↑Mohammed Ali, ↑Mehemet Ali
Instance Hypernyms: ↑soldier

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