Eddington

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Ed·​ding·​ton | \ ˈe-diŋ-tən How to pronounce Eddington (audio) \

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Sir Arthur Stanley 1882–1944 English astronomer

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“Eddington.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eddington. Accessed 23 Apr. 2021.

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