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Bessemer: Meaning and Definition of

Bes•se•mer

Pronunciation: (bes'u-mur), [key]
? n.
  1. 1813?98, English engineer: inventor of the Bessemer process.
  2. a city in central Alabama. 31,729.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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