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Remington

[rem-ing-tuh n] /ˈrɛm ɪŋ tən/
noun
1.
Eliphalet
[ih-lif-uh-lit] /ɪˈlɪf ə lɪt/ (Show IPA),
1793–1861, U.S. arms manufacturer.
2.
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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