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De Forest

[di fawr-ist, for-] /dɪ ˈfɔr ɪst, ˈfɒr-/
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1.
Lee, 1873–1961, U.S. inventor of radio, telegraphic, and telephonic equipment.
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De Forest

/də ˈfɒrɪst/
noun
1.
Lee. 1873–1961, US inventor of telegraphic, telephonic, and radio equipment: patented the first triode valve (1907)
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