Remington

[ rem-ing-tuh n ]
/ ˈrɛm ɪŋ tən /
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noun

E·liph·a·let [ih-lif-uh-lit] /ɪˈlɪf ə lɪt/, 1793–1861, U.S. arms manufacturer.
Frederic,1861–1909, U.S. painter and sculptor.
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Remington


n.

type of firearms (1865) and typewriter (produced from 1874), from Eliphalet Remington (1793-1861) and his son Philo (1816-1889), gunsmiths of Ilion, N.Y.

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