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Trevithick

[trev-uh-thik]
noun
Richard, 1771–1833, English engineer.
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Trevithick (trəˈvɪθɪk)
 
n
Richard. 1771--1833, British engineer, who built the first steam- driven passenger carriage (1801) and the first locomotive to run on smooth wheels on smooth rails (1804)

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