Definition of Batista, Fulgencio in US English:

Batista, Fulgencio

proper noun

  • (1901–73), Cuban soldier and statesman; president 1940–44 and 1952–59; full name Fulgencio Batista y Zaldívar. Despite support from the US, his second government was overthrown by Fidel Castro.

Pronunciation

Batista, Fulgencio

/bəˈtēstə/