Rickenbacker

[ rik-uhn-bak-er ]
/ ˈrɪk ənˌbæk ər /

noun

Edward Vernon "Eddie", 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.

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