Watson

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biographical name Wat·son \ˈwät-sən\

Definition of Watson

  1. James Dewey 1928–     American geneticist


Watson

biographical name Wat·son

Definition of Watson

  1. John 1850–1907 pseudonym Ian Mac*lar*enplay \mə-ˈklar-ən\ Scottish clergyman and author


Watson

biographical name Wat·son

Definition of Watson

  1. John Broadus 1878–1958 American psychologist


Watson

biographical name Wat·son

Definition of Watson

  1. Thomas (John) 1874–1956 and his son Thomas (John), Jr. 1914–1993 American industrialists


Watson

biographical name Wat·son

Definition of Watson

  1. Sir (John) William 1858–1935 English poet


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