[huhb-uh l] /ˈhʌb əl/
Edwin Powell, 1889–1953, U.S. astronomer: pioneer in extragalactic research.
Edwin Powell. 1889–1953, US astronomer, noted for his investigations of nebulae and the recession of the galaxies
space telescope placed in orbit 1990, named for U.S. astronomer Edwin P. Hubble (1889-1953).
American astronomer who demonstrated that there are galaxies beyond our own and that they are receding from ours, providing strong evidence that the universe is expanding. Hubble also established the first measurements for the age and radius of the known universe, and his methods for determining them remain in use today.
- Edwin land
[land] /lænd/ noun 1. Edwin Herbert, 1909–91, U.S. inventor and businessman: created the Polaroid camera. /lænd/ noun 1. the solid part of the surface of the earth as distinct from seas, lakes, etc related adjective terrestrial 2. 3. rural or agricultural areas as contrasted with urban ones 4. farming as an occupation or way of […]
- Ed wynn
[win] /wɪn/ noun 1. Ed (Isaiah Edwin Leopold) 1886–1966, U.S. comedian.
[ee-dith] /ˈi dɪθ/ noun 1. a female given name.
1. a proportional shoe width size narrower than EEE and wider than E. 1. a suffix forming from transitive verbs nouns which denote a person who is the object or beneficiary of the act specified by the verb (addressee; employee; grantee); recent formations now also mark the performer of an act, with the base being […]