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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - United States engineer and inventor of the gyrocompass (1860-1930).

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  • Sperry is a media fellow at the Hoover Institution.
  • Parker's period as Vice President for Sales at Remington Rand and Sperry is the focus of the last third of the interview.
  • By mac Sperry (about the author) opednews. com Permalink
  • “We swept that corner and it was clean,” said Sperry. for more
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