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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Benz, Karl Friedrich 1844-1929. German automobile pioneer credited with manufacturing the first vehicle powered with an internal-combustion engine, patented in 1886.

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  • proper n. Short form of Mercedes-Benz.

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