wright

  1. United States writer of detective novels (1888-1939)
  2. United States writer whose work is concerned with the oppression of Black Americans (1908-1960)
  3. United States aviation pioneer who (with his brother Orville Wright) invented the airplane (1867-1912)
  4. United States aviation pioneer who (with his brother Wilbur Wright) invented the airplane (1871-1948)
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    Wright

    The USS Wright was an American light fleet aircraft carrier of 14500 tons displacement launched in 1945. The USS Wright was powered by Babcock and Wilcox boilers providing a top speed of 33 knots. She carried a complement of 1500 and 48 aircraft. She was armed with four 5 inch guns; forty 40 mm anti-aircraft guns and twenty-five 20 mm anti-aircraft...
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    wright

    [n] - United States writer of detective novels (1888-1939) 2. [n] - United States writer whose work is concerned with the oppression of African Americans (1908-1960) 3. [n] - United States aviation pioneer who (with his brother Orville Wright) invented the airplane (1867-1912) 4. [n] - United States aviation pioneer who (with his...
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    Wright

    Wright noun [ Middle English wrighte , writhe , Anglo-Saxon wyrtha , from wyrcean to work. √145. See Work .] One who is engaged in a mechanical or manufacturing business; an artificer; a workman; a manufacturer; a mechanic; esp., a worker in wood; -- now chiefly...
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    wright

    One who is engaged in a mechanical or manufacturing business; an artificer; a workman; a manufacturer; a mechanic; especially, a worker in wood; now chiefly used in compounds, as in millwright, wheelwright, etc. 'He was a well good wright, a carpenter.' (Chaucer) ... Origin: OE. Wrighte, writhe, AS. Wyrtha, fr. Wyrcean to work. See Work. ... Source...
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    wright

    noun someone who makes or repairs something (usually used in combination)
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    Wright

    Fanny Wright noun United States early feminist (born in Scotland) (1795-1852)
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    Wright

    noun influential United States architect (1869-1959)
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    Wright

    noun United States aviation pioneer who (with his brother Wilbur Wright) invented the airplane (1871-1948)
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    Wright

    noun United States aviation pioneer who (with his brother Orville Wright) invented the airplane (1867-1912)
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    Wright

    noun United States writer whose work is concerned with the oppression of African Americans (1908-1960)
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    Wright

    S. S. Van Dine noun United States writer of detective novels (1888-1939)
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    Wright

    • (n.) One who is engaged in a mechanical or manufacturing business; an artificer; a workman; a manufacturer; a mechanic; esp., a worker in wood; -- now chiefly used in compounds, as in millwright, wheelwright, etc.
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    Wright

    Wright is a English boy name. The meaning of the name is `craftsman` Where is it used? The name Wright is mainly used In English. Wright doesn`t appear In 2007`s top-1000 name list.The last time Wright appeared In the top-1000 was 118 years ago, In 1890. It ranked #993 In that year. . 1890 was a `top year` for the name Wright. (Based on 128 ye...
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    Wright

    [disambiguation] Wright an occupational surname originating in England, meaning worker or shaper of wood, including a list of persons with the surname. Wright or Wrights may also refer to: ==Places== ==Other uses== ...
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    Wright

    Type: Term Pronunciation: rīt Definitions: 1. Basil Martin, British bioengineering clinician, 1912-2001. See: Wright respirometer
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    Wright

    Type: Term Pronunciation: rīt Definitions: 1. James Homer, U.S. pathologist, 1869-1928. See: Wright stain
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    Wright

    Type: Term Pronunciation: rīt Definitions: 1. Marmaduke Burr, U.S. obstetrician, 1803-1879. See: Wright version
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    Wright

    US inventors; brothers who pioneered piloted, powered flight. Inspired by Otto Lilienthal's gliding, they perfected their piloted glider in 1902. In 1903 they built a powered machine, a 12-hp 341-kg/750-lb plane, and became the first to make a successful powered flight, near K...
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    wright

    US architect and designer whose work had a widespread impact on 20thC decorative arts...... more
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    Wright

    [ADL] In software architecture, Wright is an architecture description language developed at Carnegie Mellon University. Wright formalizes a software architecture in terms of concepts such as components, connectors, roles, and ports. The dynamic behavior of different ports of an individual component is described using the Communicating Seque...
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    Wright

    [lunar crater] The outer rim of Wright is somewhat irregular, with an outward bulge along the northeastern side. The rim is sharp-edged, and the inner walls have slumped down to form a shelf along parts of the side. The interior floor is uneven surfaced, particularly in the eastern half. The satellite crater Wright A lies about half a crate...
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    Wright

    Wright is an occupational surname originating in England. The term `Wright` comes from the circa 700 AD Old English word `wryhta` or `wyrhta`, meaning worker or shaper of wood. Later it became any occupational worker (for example, a shipwright is a person who builds ships), and is used as a British family name. Wright is also an anglicized v...
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    wright

    maker; repairer
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    Wright

    [English cricketer] Wright (first name and dates unknown) was an English cricketer who was associated with Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and made his first-class debut in 1829. ==Bibliography== ...
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