Definition of Westinghouse, George in English:

Westinghouse, George

proper noun

  • (1846–1914), American engineer. His achievements covered several fields but he is best known for developing vacuum-operated safety brakes and electrically controlled signals for railways. He built up a huge company to manufacture his products.

Pronunciation

Westinghouse, George

/ˈwɛstɪŋhaʊs/