Definition of Chanute, Octave in English:

Chanute, Octave

Syllabification: Cha·nute, Octave
Pronunciation: /SHəˈno͞ot
 
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  • (1832–1910), US aviation pioneer; born in France. From 1898, he produced a number of gliders, including a biplane that made over 700 flights. He assisted the Wright brothers in making the world’s first controlled powered flight.

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