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Michelin

Syllabification: Mi·che·lin
Pronunciation: /ˈmiSHəlen
 
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Definition of Michelin in English:

Family name of brothers André ( 1853–1931) and Édouard ( 1859–1940), French industrialists. They founded the Michelin Tire Company in 1888 and pioneered the use of pneumatic tires on automobiles.

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