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Colt, Samuel Line breaks: Sam¦uel Colt
Pronunciation: /kəʊlt/

Definition of Colt, Samuel in English:

( 1814–62), American inventor. He is remembered chiefly for the revolver named after him, which he patented in 1836.

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