Pickering

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biographical name Pick·er·ing \ˈpi-k(ə-)riŋ\

Definition of Pickering

  1. Edward Charles 1846–1919 and his brother William Henry 1858–1938 American astronomers


Pickering

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geographical name Pick·er·ing \ˈpi-k(ə-)riŋ\

Definition of Pickering

  1. city on Lake Ontario just northeast of Toronto in southeastern Ontario, Canada population 88,721


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