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Shannon, Claude Elwood

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Pronunciation: /ˈʃanən
 
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Definition of Shannon, Claude Elwood in English:

( 1916–2001), American engineer. He was the pioneer of mathematical communication theory, which has become vital to the design of both communication and electronic equipment. He also investigated digital circuits, and was the first to use the term bit to denote a unit of information.

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