Definition of Bramah, Joseph in English:

Bramah, Joseph

Line breaks: Jo¦seph Bra¦mah
Pronunciation: /ˈbramə
 
/
( 1748–1814), English inventor. One of the most influential engineers of the Industrial Revolution, Bramah is best known for his hydraulic press, used for heavy forging.

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