Fulton Robert

Ful·ton

 (fo͝ol′tən), Robert 1765-1815.
American engineer and inventor who developed an experimental submarine (1800) and produced the first commercially successful steamboat, the North River, popularly known as the Clermont (1807).
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Ful·ton

(fo͝ol′tən), Robert 1765-1815.
American engineer and inventor who developed the first useful submarine and torpedo (1800) and produced the first practical steamboat (1807).
The American Heritage® Student Science Dictionary, Second Edition. Copyright © 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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