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McCormick

[muh-kawr-mik]
noun
  1. Anne Elizabeth O'Hare,1882–1954, U.S. journalist, born in England.
  2. Cyrus Hall,1809–84, U.S. inventor, especially of harvesting machinery.
  3. PatriciaPat, born 1930, U.S. diver.
  4. Robert Rutherford,1880–1955, U.S. newspaper publisher.
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  • McCormick did the opposite; he moved West, to Chicago, in 1847.

    The Age of Invention

    Holland Thompson

  • This was patented in 1872, and McCormick soon made it his own.

    The Age of Invention

    Holland Thompson

  • Scarcely had Stapylton gained the road when he was joined by McCormick.

    Barrington

    Charles James Lever

  • McCormick began to make his famous reaper in an old grist-mill.

    How to Succeed

    Orison Swett Marden

  • You better be ready to back that up with your fists, McCormick, Boone said savagely.


British Dictionary definitions for mccormick

McCormick

noun
  1. Cyrus Hall. 1809–84, US inventor of the reaping machine (1831)
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