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Trevithick, Richard

Line breaks: Rich|ard Tre¦vith|ick
Pronunciation: /trəˈvɪθɪk

Definition of Trevithick, Richard in English:

( 1771–1833), English engineer. His chief contribution was in the use of high-pressure steam to drive a double-acting engine. Trevithick built the world’s first railway locomotive (1804) and many stationary engines.

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