George Washington Goethals

Goethals

[goh-thuhlz]
noun
George Washington, 1858–1928, U.S. major general and engineer: chief engineer of the panama canal 1907–14; governor of the Canal Zone 1914–16.
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george washington goethals

noun
United States army officer and engineer who supervised the construction of the Panama Canal (1858-1928) [syn: Goethals
goethals

noun
United States army officer and engineer who supervised the construction of the Panama Canal (1858-1928) 
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