Jacques montgolfier



[mont-gol-fee-er; French mawn-gawl-fyey] /mɒntˈgɒl fi ər; French mɔ̃ gɔlˈfyeɪ/

noun
1.
Jacques Étienne
[zhahk ey-tyen] /ʒɑk eɪˈtyɛn/ (Show IPA), 1745–99, and his brother Joseph Michel
[zhaw-zef mee-shel] /ʒɔˈzɛf miˈʃɛl/ (Show IPA) 1740–1810, French aeronauts: inventors of the first practical balloon 1783.
/mɒntˈɡɒlfɪə; French mɔ̃ɡɔlfje/
noun
1.
(obsolete) a hot-air balloon
/French mɔ̃ɡɔlfje/
noun
1.
Jacques Étienne (ʒak etjɛn), 1745–99, and his brother Joseph Michel (ʒozɛf miʃɛl), 1740–1810, French inventors, who built (1782) and ascended in (1783) the first practical hot-air balloon

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