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Stirling, Robert Line breaks: Rob¦ert Stir|ling
Pronunciation: /ˈstəːlɪŋ/

Definition of Stirling, Robert in English:

(1790–1878), Scottish engineer and Presbyterian minister. In 1816 he invented (with the help of his brother James) a type of external-combustion engine using heated air.
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