Definition of Brunel, Isambard Kingdom in English:

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Brunel, Isambard Kingdom

Pronunciation: /bro͝oˈnel/
(1806–59), English engineer, son of French-born engineer Sir Marc Isambard Brunel (1769–1849). He designed the Great Western (1838), the first transatlantic steamship, and the Great Eastern (1858), the world’s largest ship until 1899.

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Syllabification: Bru·nel, Isambard Kingdom

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