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 (ī′fəl, ĭ-fĕl′), Alexandre Gustave 1832-1923.
French engineer who designed the Eiffel Tower for the Paris Exhibition of 1889. The tower is located on the southern bank of the Seine River and is 300 m (984 ft) high.

Eiffel

(ˈaɪfəl; French ɛfɛl)
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(Biography) Alexandre Gustave (alɛksɑ̃drə ɡystav). 1832–1923, French engineer
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But the long shadow, in the level evening light, looked like a giant brandishing the Eiffel Tower.
Presently the English Channel was bridged--a series of great iron Eiffel Tower pillars carrying mono-rail cables at a height of a hundred and fifty feet above the water, except near the middle, where they rose higher to allow the passage of the London and Antwerp shipping and the Hamburg-America liners.
At the head, where sits the bride, is a snow-white cake, with an Eiffel tower of constructed decoration, with sugar roses and two angels upon it, and a generous sprinkling of pink and green and yellow candies.
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But for influence and acclaim, both are dwarfed by the bare, metallic beauty and sheer skyline presence of the Eiffel Tower, first opened in 1889 with an intended life-span of just two decades.
But for influence and acclaim, both are dwarfed by the bare, metallic beauty of the Eiffel Tower, first opened in 1889 with an intended lifespan of just two decades.
An iron giant l A Herculean project by contemporary standards, the Eiffel Tower was commissioned by competition.
Officers have caught the man who climbed up the side of the Eiffel Tower on Monday afternoon, triggering an evacuation of the famous structure, CNN reports.
PARIS, May 20 (KUNA) -- A man who climbed up the structure of the world-famous Eiffel Tower on Monday was intercepted six hours later by police, local media said.
Summary: Paris [France], May 20 (ANI): The iconic Eiffel Tower was closed and people were evacuated as a man was spotted scaling the structure from its exterior by onlookers on Monday.
KARACHI -- The Eiffel Tower was built by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 Exposition Universally, which was held to celebrate the centennial anniversary of the French Revolution.
IT'S almost an unwritten law that visiting celebrities in Paris must be photographed alongside the Eiffel Tower.