Wilson

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Wil·​son | \ ˈwil-sən How to pronounce Wilson (audio) \

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August 1945–2005 originally Frederick August Kittel American playwright

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Charles Thomson Rees 1869–1959 Scottish physicist

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Edmund 1895–1972 American writer

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Edward Osborne 1929–     American biologist

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Sir (James) Harold 1916–1995 British prime minister (1964–70; 1974–76)

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Henry 1812–1875 originally Jeremiah Jones Colbath American politician; vice president of the U.S. (1873–75)

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Robert Woodrow 1936–     American physicist

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(Thomas) Wood*row \ ˈwu̇-​ˌdrō How to pronounce Wilson (audio) \ 1856–1924 28th president of the U.S. (1913–21)

Wilson

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Wil·​son | \ ˈwil-sən How to pronounce Wilson (audio) \

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city in east central North Carolina east of Raleigh population 49,167

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Wilsonian \ wil-​ˈsō-​nē-​ən How to pronounce Wilson (audio) \ adjective

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“Wilson.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wilson. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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