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Michelin

Line breaks: Mi|che|lin
Pronunciation: /ˈmɪtʃəlɪn
 
, miʃlɛ̃/

Definition of Michelin in English:

André ( 1853–1931) and Édouard ( 1859–1940), French industrialists. They founded the Michelin Tyre Company in 1888 and pioneered the use of pneumatic tyres on motor vehicles.

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