Blériot

[ bley-ryaw; English blair-ee-oh ]
/ bleɪˈryɔ; English ˈblɛər iˌoʊ /

noun

Louis [lwee], /lwi/, 1872–1936, French aviator, pioneer aeronautical engineer, and inventor.

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Blériot
/ (French blerjo) /

noun

Louis (lwi). 1872–1936, French aviator and aeronautical engineer: made the first flight across the English Channel (1909)
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