Curtiss definition by Webster's New World
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Curtiss, Glenn Hammond 1878-1930; U.S. aviator & pioneer in aircraft construction
Curtiss definition by American Heritage Dictionary
, Glenn Hammond 1878-1930.
American aviation pioneer who developed the first airplane to complete a one-kilometer flight (1908), the first seaplane (1911), and the aileron (1911).