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Marconi, Guglielmo

Line breaks: Gu|glielmo Mar|coni
Pronunciation: /mɑːˈkəʊni
 
, marˈkoni/
( 1874–1937), Italian electrical engineer, the founder of radio. In 1912 Marconi produced a continuously oscillating wave, essential for the transmission of sound. He went on to develop short-wave transmission over long distances. Nobel Prize for Physics (1909).

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