HyperDic: elias_howe

English > 1 sense of the expression Elias Howe:
NOUNperson Elias Howe, HoweUnited States inventor who built early sewing machines and won suits for patent infringement against other manufacturers (including Isaac M. Singer) (1819-1867)
English > Elias Howe: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningUnited States inventor who built early sewing machines and won suits for patent infringement against other manufacturers (including Isaac M. Singer) (1819-1867).
SynonymHowe
Instance ofinventor, discoverer, artificersomeone who is the first to think of or make something
SpanishElias Howe
CatalanElias Howe

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