Erving


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 (ûr′vĭng), Julius Winfield Known as "Dr. J." Born 1950.
American basketball player. A forward for the Philadelphia 76ers (1976-1987), he was known for his electrifying dunk shot and consistent all-around play.
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Noun1.Erving - United States basketball forward (born in 1950)
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