[ ahl-taw ]
/ ˈɑl tɔ /
Al·var [ahl-vahr] /ˈɑl vɑr/, 1898–1976, Finnish architect and furniture designer.
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British Dictionary definitions for aalto
/ (Finnish ˈɑːltɔ) /
Alvar (ˈalvar). 1898–1976, Finnish architect and furniture designer, noted particularly for his public and industrial buildings, in which wood is much used. He invented bent plywood furniture (1932)
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