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Cartwright

[ kahrt-rahyt ]
/ ˈkɑrtˌraɪt /
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noun
Edmund, 1743–1822, English clergyman: inventor of the power-driven loom.
his brother, John, 1740–1824, English parliamentary reformer.
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cartwright
/ (ˈkɑːtˌraɪt) /

noun
a person who makes carts

British Dictionary definitions for Cartwright (2 of 2)

Cartwright
/ (ˈkɑːtˌraɪt) /

noun
Edmund. 1743–1823, British clergyman, who invented the power loom
Dame Silvia (née Poulter). born 1943, New Zealand lawyer. She became a High Court judge in 1993; governor general of New Zealand (2001–06).
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