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Overview of noun wilson

The noun wilson has 11 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Wilson, Harriet Wilson

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

2. Wilson, Sir Angus Wilson, Angus Frank Johnstone Wilson

(English writer of novels and short stories (1913-1991))

3. Wilson, Alexander Wilson

(Scottish ornithologist in the United States (1766-1813))

4. Wilson, Robert Woodrow Wilson

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

5. Wilson, John Tuzo Wilson

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

6. Wilson, James Wilson

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

7. Wilson, E. O. Wilson, Edward Osborne Wilson

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

8. Wilson, Charles Thomson Rees Wilson

(Scottish physicist who invented the cloud chamber (1869-1959))

9. Wilson, Edmund Wilson

(United States literary critic (1895-1972))

10. Wilson, Woodrow Wilson, Thomas Woodrow Wilson, President Wilson

(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))

11. Wilson, Mount Wilson

(a peak in the San Juan mountains of Colorado (14,246 feet high)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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