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Rickenbacker

[rik-uh n-bak-er]
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noun
  1. Edward VernonEddie, 1890–1973, U.S. aviator and aviation executive.
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  • Rickenbacker became a captain during the last phase of the war and has twenty-four victories over enemy airmen to his credit.

    America's War for Humanity

    Thomas Herbert Russell

  • An opportunity soon presented itself and Rickenbacker advanced rapidly.

    The Romance of Aircraft

    Lawrence Yard Smith