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Good·year

 (go͝od′yîr′), Charles 1800-1860.
American inventor and manufacturer who developed vulcanized rubber (1839).

Goodyear

(ˈɡʊdˌjɪə)
n
(Biography) Charles. 1800–60, US inventor of vulcanized rubber

Good•year

(ˈgʊdˌyɪər)

n.
Charles, 1800–60, U.S. inventor.
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