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Noun: Edison  e-di-sun
  1. United States inventor; inventions included the phonograph and incandescent electric light and the microphone and the Kinetoscope (1847-1931)
    - Thomas Edison, Thomas Alva Edison

Type of: artificer, discoverer, inventor

Encyclopedia: Edison, Ohio