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Thant

 (thänt, thănt), U 1909-1974.
Burmese diplomat who served as the secretary-general of the United Nations (1961-1971).

Thant

(θænt)
n
(Biography) U (uː). 1909–74, Burmese diplomat; secretary-general of the United Nations (1962–71)

U Thant

(ˈu ˈtɑnt, ˈθɑnt, ˈθænt)
n.
1909–74, Burmese statesman: secretary-general of the United Nations 1962–71.
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