Berners-Lee

biographical name
Ber·​ners-Lee | \ ˈbər-nərz-ˈlē How to pronounce Berners-Lee (audio) \

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Sir Tim(othy John) 1955–     British inventor

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“Berners-Lee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Berners-Lee. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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