Definition of Bessemer, Sir Henry in English:

Bessemer, Sir Henry

Syllabification: Bes·se·mer, Sir Henry
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈbesəmər/
  • (1813–98), English engineer and inventor. By 1860 he had developed the Bessemer process, the first successful method of making steel in quantity at low cost.

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