Definition of Marconi, Guglielmo in English:

Share this entry

Marconi, Guglielmo

Pronunciation: /märˈkōnē/
(1874–1937), Italian electrical engineer; the father of radio. In 1912, Marconi produced a continuously oscillating wave, essential for the transmission of sound. He went on to develop shortwave transmission over long distances. Nobel Prize for Physics (1909), shared with Carl Braun.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: Mar·co·ni, Guglielmo

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.