Thompson

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biographical name Thomp·son \ˈtäm(p)-sən\

Definition of Thompson

  1. Benjamin 1753–1814 Count Rum*ford play \ˈrəm(p)-fərd\ British (American-born) physicist and statesman


Thompson

biographical name Thomp·son

Definition of Thompson

  1. Dorothy 1894–1961 American journalist


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biographical name Thomp·son

Definition of Thompson

  1. Francis 1859–1907 English poet


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biographical name Thomp·son

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  1. Sir John Sparrow David 1844–1894 Canadian statesman; prime minister (1892–94)


Thompson

biographical name Thomp·son

Definition of Thompson

  1. Tommy (George) 1941–     U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (2001–05)


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geographical name Thomp·son \ˈtäm(p)-sən\

Definition of Thompson

  1. river 304 miles (489 kilometers) long in southern British Columbia, Canada, flowing south (as the North Thompson) and then west and southwest into the Fraser River The Thompson is joined by a branch, the South Thompson.


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