Appleton

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biographical name Ap·ple·ton \ˈa-pəl-tən\

Definition of Appleton

  1. Sir Edward 1892–1965 English physicist


Appleton

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geographical name Ap·ple·ton \ˈa-pəl-tən\

Definition of Appleton

  1. city in eastern Wisconsin population 72,623


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