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18.
meaning "know what I mean"

A play on the term "na mean" or "naw mean" and deliverable in the same range of intonation, tempo and pitch. Where as these root terms can be used as questions, 'yao ming' is purely exclamatory.

explicitly meant to be cheesy.

Coined in Philadelphia by N. Maldonado in 2003 following Yao Ming's NBA debut.
A: "Damn that bum out front the WAWA stank ass"
B: "yao ming!"
by DJ PennyPincher May 30, 2006
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1.
Noun

An increment of measure equal to 7 feet 5 inches or approximately 2.27 meters.
This room is 3 Yao Mings long.

Walk a few Yao Mings in these shoes and see how you like them.
by Dan Drucker July 06, 2004
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2.
A Chinese 7'5, 296 pound basketball player who plays center in the NBA for the Houston Rockets. He is pretty good for a person who only has one year experience.
by Cool Guy July 18, 2003
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3.
Best rookie in the NBA.
by NBA man February 09, 2003
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4.
the best muafuckin center in the nba who is better than shaq. he can shoot free throws unlike shaq. he can shoot from just inside the three point line unlike shaq. he has good footmovement unlike shaq. lets jus say dis he better than shaq.
Yao Ming is the best center in da nba
by rockets fan March 17, 2004
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5.
1)Basketball player
2)Short way of saying " you know what i mean"
That party was crunk yao ming?
by Brittany December 12, 2004
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6.
a dude who can kick shaq's azz anytime!
yao ming just smoked shaq!!
by ROY May 09, 2003
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7.
a tall man
Yo you like 7 foot 2, you yao ming
by cnlballa October 11, 2003
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