Definition of Daguerre, Louis in English:

Daguerre, Louis

Syllabification: Da·guerre, Louis
Pronunciation: /dəˈɡe(ə)r, däˈɡer
( 1789–1851), French physicist; full name Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre. He invented the first practical photographic process, which became known as the daguerreotype process.

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