Definition of Kettering, Charles in English:

Kettering, Charles

Syllabification: Ket·ter·ing, Charles
Pronunciation: /ˈketəriNG
  • (1876–1958), US automobile engineer; full name Charles Franklin Kettering. He developed the electric starter in 1912 and went on to discover tetraethyl lead as an anti-knock agent and to define the octane rating of fuels.

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