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Steinmetz

[stahyn-mets] /ˈstaɪn mɛts/
noun
1.
Charles Proteus
[proh-tee-uh s] /ˈproʊ ti əs/ (Show IPA),
1865–1923, U.S. electrical engineer, born in Germany.
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  • Of almost nothing else—you and his enemy Steinmetz; but he forbade me to repeat a word of it.

    Carlyon Sahib Gilbert Murray
  • One name only struck me; it happened to be a German name—Steinmetz.

    A Stable for Nightmares J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  • His veteran old general, Steinmetz, every one considered to be “out of the hunt completely!”

    Fritz and Eric John Conroy Hutcheson
  • After two more calls Steinmetz realized that he was an unwelcome visitor.

  • I must leave descriptions of that system to Mr. Steinmetz, and men who have been behind the scenes.

    Ravenshoe Henry Kingsley
  • No, I won't, I'll believe anything you like to tell me about Steinmetz.

    Carlyon Sahib Gilbert Murray
  • Its best exponent is Steinmetz, who represents with Wilken the Dutch group of investigators of social phenomena.

  • I have talked to Steinmetz, and I have talked to Podbielski.

  • This letter was the first presented, but on visiting the place Steinmetz was unable to see the manufacturer.

  • There is a thing you ought perhaps to see in this paper—some experiments of Dr. Steinmetz.

    Carlyon Sahib Gilbert Murray

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