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Boeing, William Edward

Pronunciation: /ˈbō-iNG/
(1881–1956), US industrialist; born Wilhelm Edward Boeing. In 1927, he founded United Aircraft and Transport, which, in 1934, was divided into Boeing Aircraft, United Aircraft, and United Airlines.

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Syllabification: Boe·ing, William Edward

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