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Car·ne·gie

 (kär′nə-gē, kär-nā′gē, -nĕg′ē), Andrew 1835-1919.
Scottish-born American industrialist and philanthropist who amassed a fortune in the steel industry and donated millions of dollars for the benefit of the public.

Car·ne·gie

 (kär′nə-gē), Dale 1888-1955.
American educator known for his self-improvement book How to Win Friends and Influence People (1936).

Carnegie

(ˈkɑːnəɡɪ; kɑːˈneɪ-)
n
(Biography) Andrew. 1835–1919, US steel manufacturer and philanthropist, born in Scotland: endowed public libraries, education, and research trusts

Car•ne•gie

(ˈkɑr nɪ gi, kɑrˈneɪ gi, -ˈnɛg i)

n.
Andrew, 1835–1919, U.S. steel manufacturer and philanthropist, born in Scotland.
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Noun1.Carnegie - United States educator famous for writing a book about how to win friends and influence people (1888-1955)
2.Carnegie - United States industrialist and philanthropist who endowed education and public libraries and research trusts (1835-1919)Carnegie - United States industrialist and philanthropist who endowed education and public libraries and research trusts (1835-1919)
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And then had come the railway, and then villas and villas, and then the gas-works and the water-works, and a great, ugly sea of workmen's houses, and then drainage, and the water vanished out of the Otterbourne and left it a dreadful ditch, and then a second railway station, Bun Hill South, and more houses and more, more shops, more competition, plate-glass shops, a school-board, rates, omnibuses, tramcars--going right away into London itself--bicycles, motor-cars and then more motor-cars, a Carnegie library.
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I believe this advantage places Carnegie Learning in a very strong position in the higher education math market.