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Inventor Words Crossword Puzzle

                                         
                                         
                                         
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CROSSWORD CLUE (DEFINITIONS)
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1. a toy inventor that is most famous for the Etch-a-Sketch
3. American inventor and scientist most known for the development of the phonograph and light bulb
4. German-Jewish immigrant who founded the first blue jean manufacturer
7. an American engineer and inventor who developed the first steamboat and designed the first submarine
9. African American physician who developed blood banks
11. American painter and inventor that created the Morse code system
12. well-known scientist and politician remembered for his discoveries in electricity
14. scientist and inventor credited with inventing the telephone
15. a mechanical engineer and inventor who is most famous for the development of the steam engine and for whom the system of measuring the rate of energy conversion was named
2. American engineer and inventor most known for inventing air conditioning
5. American publisher and politician who invented the first typewriter and qwerty keyboard
6. German goldsmith and printer and the inventor of the printing press
8. Polish woman physicist and chemist who discovered radium and polonium
10. Scottish pharmacologist and biologist that discovered penicillin
13. American inventor most known for the invention of the cotton gin

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