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Daimler, Gottlieb

Pronunciation: /ˈdeɪmlə/
/ˈdaɪmlɐ/
(1834–1900), German engineer and motor manufacturer. An employee of Nikolaus Otto, he produced a small engine using the Otto cycle in 1884 and made it propel a bicycle using petrol vapour. He founded the Daimler motor company in 1890.

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