Synonyms for michelson-morley experiment

1. Michelson-Morley experiment (n.)

a celebrated experiment conducted by Albert Michelson and Edward Morley; their failure to detect any influence of the earth's motion on the velocity of light was the starting point for Einstein's theory of relativity


2. Michelson (n.)

United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931)