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Yeager, Chuck

Syllabification: Yea·ger, Chuck
Pronunciation: /ˈyāɡər
 
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Definition of Yeager, Chuck in English:

( 1923-), US pilot; full name Charles Elwood Yeager. He became the first person to break the sound barrier when he piloted the Bell X-1 rocket research aircraft at high altitude to a level-flight speed of 670 mph in 1947.

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