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Definition of "thomson" []

  • Sir George Paget, son of Joseph John Thomson. 1892–1975, British physicist, who discovered (1927) the diffraction of electrons by crystals: shared the Nobel prize for physics 1937 (noun)
  • James. 1700–48, Scottish poet. He anticipated the romantics' feeling for nature in The Seasons (1726–30) (noun)
  • James, pen name B.V. 1834–82, British poet, born in Scotland, noted esp for The City of Dreadful Night (1874), reflecting man's isolation and despair (noun)
  • Sir Joseph John. 1856–1940, British physicist. He discovered the electron (1897) and his work on the nature of positive rays led to the discovery of isotopes: Nobel prize for physics 1906 (noun)
  • Roy, 1st Baron Thomson of Fleet. 1894–1976, British newspaper proprietor, born in Canada (noun)
  • Virgil. 1896–1989, US composer, music critic, and conductor, whose works include two operas, Four Saints in Three Acts (1928) and The Mother of Us All (1947), piano sonatas, a cello concerto, songs, and film music (noun)

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Use "thomson" in a sentence
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  • "States will be on their own, then they will scream about that .... so which way is it ... thomson"
  • "Putting a thomson on a shitty bike instead of buying a crappy stem is like buying a cheap lock for your crappy bike."
  • "I would like to but .... by charles thomson on Monday, Jan 26, 2009 at 5: 23: 28 AM"
  • "God by charles thomson on Thursday, Jan 22, 2009 at 7: 34: 16 AM"