- Charles Pro·te·us [proh-tee-uh s] /ˈproʊ ti əs/, 1865–1923, U.S. electrical engineer, born in Germany.
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After two more calls Steinmetz realized that he was an unwelcome visitor.
Steinmetz has done it four times, and killed the patient each time.
Of almost nothing else—you and his enemy Steinmetz; but he forbade me to repeat a word of it.
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