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Steinway

[ stahyn-wey ]
/ ˈstaɪnˌweɪ /
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noun

Henry En·gel·hard [eng-guhl-hahrd, -hahrt], /ˈɛŋ gəlˌhɑrd, -ˌhɑrt/, Heinrich Engelhard Steinweg, 1797–1871, U.S. piano manufacturer, born in Germany.

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Steinway
/ (ˈstɑɪnweɪ) /

noun

Henry (Engelhard), original name Heinrich Engelhardt Steinweg. 1797–1871, US piano maker, born in Germany
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