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 and by 1971 had assumed dictatorial powers. Under his presidency, South Korea emerged as a leading industrial nation.

Pronunciation:

Park Chung-hee

/ˌpärk ˌCHəNGˈhē/