Definition of Park Chung-hee in English:

Park Chung-hee

proper noun

  • (1917–79), South Korean statesman, president 1963–79. After staging a coup in 1961 he was elected president, assuming dictatorial powers in 1971. Under Park's presidency South Korea emerged as a leading industrial nation.

Pronunciation

Park Chung-hee

/ˌpɑːk tʃʊŋˈhiː/