Definition of Babbage, Charles in English:

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Babbage, Charles

Pronunciation: /ˈbabɪdʒ/
(1791–1871), English mathematician, inventor, and pioneer of machine computing. He designed a mechanical computer with Ada Lovelace but was unable to complete it in his lifetime.

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