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Christopher La·tham [ley-thuh m, -th uh m] /ˈleɪ θəm, -ðəm/, 1819–90, U.S. inventor of the typewriter.
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British Dictionary definitions for christopher sholes
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Christopher Latham. 1819–90, US inventor, who invented (1868) the typewriter and sold the patent to the Remington company (1873)
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