Definition of Culbertson, Ely in English:

Culbertson, Ely

proper noun

  • (1891–1955), American bridge player. An authority on contract bridge, he revolutionized the game by formalizing a system of bidding. This helped to establish this form of the game in preference to auction bridge.

Pronunciation

Culbertson, Ely

/ˈkʌlbəts(ə)n/