Compton

biographical name Comp·ton \ ˈkäm(p)-tən \

Definition of Compton

Arthur Holly 1892–1962 American physicist

Compton

biographical name

Definition of Compton

Karl Taylor 1887–1954 brother of Arthur Compton American physicist

Compton

geographical name Comp·ton \ ˈkäm(p)-tən \

Definition of Compton

city in southwestern California south-southeast of Los Angeles population 96,455

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