Definition of Hoover, William in English:

Hoover, William

Line breaks: Wil|liam Hoo¦ver
Pronunciation: /ˈhuːvə
 
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( 1849–1932), American industrialist; full name William Henry Hoover. In 1908 he bought the patent of a lightweight electric cleaning machine and formed a company to manufacture it with great success. In 1910 the company was renamed Hoover.

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adjective
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