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Marconi, Guglielmo Syllabification: Mar·co·ni, Guglielmo
Pronunciation: /märˈkōnē/

Definition of Marconi, Guglielmo in English:

(1874–1937), Italian electrical engineer; the father of radio. In 1912, Marconi produced a continuously oscillating wave, essential for the transmission of sound. He went on to develop shortwave transmission over long distances. Nobel Prize for Physics (1909), shared with Carl Braun.
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