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  1. Phi·lo Taylor [fahy-loh], /ˈfaɪ loʊ/, 1906–71, U.S. physicist and inventor: pioneer in the field of television.

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How to use Farnsworth in a sentence

  • That day, Farnsworth fielded several phone calls from reporters asking if he thought Batman may have inspired the killer.

    The Superheroes Who Helped Aurora | Daniel Hernandez | July 18, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • Professor Farnsworth, of the economics department, had invited me on a motor trip for the holidays.

    The Idyl of Twin Fires | Walter Prichard Eaton
  • It was the charge in which General Farnsworth and a score of gallant officers gave up their lives.

    The Boys of '61 | Charles Carleton Coffin.
  • Young Farnsworth, who kept the crockery store, told him the news.

    The Calico Cat | Charles Miner Thompson
  • But it struck Farnsworth, as he said afterward, that the boy "shied" a little.

    The Calico Cat | Charles Miner Thompson
  • His face grew severe at the thought that Farnsworth was trifling with him.

    The Calico Cat | Charles Miner Thompson