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Si·kor·sky

 (sĭ-kôr′skē), Igor Ivan 1889-1972.
Russian-born American aviation pioneer. He designed (1939) the first successful American helicopter.
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Sikorsky

(sɪˈkɔːskɪ)
n
(Biography) Igor. 1889–1972, US aeronautical engineer, born in Russia. He designed and flew the first four-engined aircraft (1913) and designed the first successful helicopter (1939)
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Si•kor•sky

(sɪˈkɔr ski)

n.
Igor, 1889–1972, U.S. aeronautical engineer, born in Russia.
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Noun1.Sikorsky - United States industrialist (born in Russia) who designed the first four-engine airplane and the first mass-produced helicopter (1889-1972)Sikorsky - United States industrialist (born in Russia) who designed the first four-engine airplane and the first mass-produced helicopter (1889-1972)
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