Cadillac

(redirected from Cadillac Automobile Company)
Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia.

Cad·il·lac

 (kăd′l-ăk′, kä-dē-yäk′), Sieur Antoine de la Mothe 1658-1730.
French explorer and colonial administrator who founded Detroit, Michigan (1701), and was governor of Louisiana (1710-1716).

Cad•il•lac

(ˈkæd lˌæk)

n.
Antoine de la Mothe (ˈmɔt) 1657?–1730, French colonial governor in North America: founder of Detroit.
References in periodicals archive ?
In 1902, the Cadillac Automobile Company was created in Detroit.