Roebling

[roh-bling]
|

noun

John Augustus,1806–69, U.S. engineer, born in Germany: pioneer of wire-rope suspension bridges, designer of the Brooklyn Bridge.
his sonWashington Augustus,1837–1926, U.S. engineer: completed Brooklyn Bridge 1883.

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for roebling

Historical Examples of roebling