Elisha otis

Otis

[oh-tis]
noun
1.
Elisha Graves, 1811–61, U.S. inventor.
2.
Harrison Gray, 1837–1917, U.S. army officer and newspaper publisher.
3.
James, 1725–83, American lawyer and public official who is supposed to have first used the phrase “Taxation without representation” (brother of Mercy Otis Warren).
4.
a male given name.
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otis

noun
1. United States inventor who manufactured the first elevator with a safety device (1811-1861) 
2. type genus of the Otididae: European bustard 
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