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 (sär′ə-nən, -nĕn′), Eero 1910-1961.
Finnish-born American architect whose designs include Dulles International Airport in Washington, DC (1962), and the Gateway Arch in Saint Louis, Missouri (1965).
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(Biography) Eero (ˈeɪrəʊ). 1910–61, US architect, born in Finland. His works include the US Embassy, London (1960)
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(ˈsɑr ə nən, ˈsær-)

Ee•ro (ˈɛər oʊ) 1910–61, U.S. architect.
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Noun1.Saarinen - Finnish architect and city planner who moved to the United States in 1923Saarinen - Finnish architect and city planner who moved to the United States in 1923; father of Eero Saarinen (1873-1950)
2.Saarinen - United States architect (born in Finland) (1910-1961)
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