wilson has definitions from the fields of politics,work,writing,physics,nuclear physics,biology,geology,geography
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[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 8
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[ noun ] (work,writing) United States literary critic (1895-1972)

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edmund_wilson

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literary_critic

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[ noun ] (biology) United States entomologist who has generalized from social insects to other animals including humans (born in 1929)

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entomologist

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[ noun ] (politics) American Revolutionary leader who was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence (1742-1798)

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james_wilson

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[ noun ] (geology) Canadian geophysicist who was a pioneer in the study of plate tectonics (1908-1993)

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john_tuzo_wilson

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geologist geophysicist

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[ noun ] (physics) United States physicist honored for his work on cosmic microwave radiation (born in 1918)

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physicist

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[ noun ] (biology) Scottish ornithologist in the United States (1766-1813)

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alexander_wilson

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ornithologist

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[ noun ] (writing) English writer of novels and short stories (1913-1991)

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writer

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[ noun ] (geography) a peak in the San Juan mountains of Colorado (14,246 feet high)

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mount_wilson

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[ noun ] (writing) author of the first novel by an African American that was published in the United States (1808-1870)

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harriet_wilson

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writer

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[ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 394
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[ noun ] (physics,nuclear physics) Scottish physicist who invented the cloud chamber (1869-1959)

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nuclear_physicist

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[ noun ] (politics) 28th President of the United States; led the United States in World War I and secured the formation of the League of Nations (1856-1924)
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