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Eiffel

[ ahy-fuhl; French e-fel ]
/ ˈaɪ fəl; French ɛˈfɛl /
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noun

A·le·xan·dre Gus·tave [a-lek-sahn-druh gys-tav], /a lɛkˈsɑ̃ drə güsˈtav/, 1832–1923, French civil engineer and pioneer aerodynamic researcher.

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British Dictionary definitions for Eiffel

Eiffel
/ (ˈaɪfəl, French ɛfɛl) /

noun

Alexandre Gustave (alɛksɑ̃drə ɡystav). 1832–1923, French engineer
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