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[haw-king] /ˈhɔ kɪŋ/ noun 1. the sport of hunting with or other birds of prey; falconry. [haw-king] /ˈhɔ kɪŋ/ noun 1. Stephen William, born 1942, English mathematician and theoretical physicist. [hawk] /hɔk/ noun 1. any of numerous birds of prey of the family Accipitridae, having a short, hooked beak, broad wings, and curved talons, often […]
- Hawking radiation
noun 1. (astronomy) the emission of particles by a black hole. Pairs of virtual particles in the intense gravitational field around a black hole may live long enough for one to move outward when the other is pulled into the black hole, making it appear that the black hole is emitting radiation Hawking radiation A […]
[haw-kinz] /ˈhɔ kɪnz/ noun 1. Sir Anthony Hope (“Anthony Hope”) 1863–1933, English novelist and playwright. 2. Coleman, 1904–69, U.S. jazz saxophonist. 3. Also, Hawkyns. Sir John, 1532–95, English slave trader and rear admiral. /ˈhɔːkɪnz/ noun 1. Coleman. 1904–69, US pioneer of the tenor saxophone for jazz 2. Sir John. 1532–95, English naval commander and slave […]
[haw-kish] /ˈhɔ kɪʃ/ adjective 1. resembling a , as in appearance or behavior. 2. advocating war or a belligerently threatening diplomatic policy. /ˈhɔːkɪʃ/ adjective 1. favouring the use or display of force rather than diplomacy to achieve foreign policy goals adj. “hawk-like,” by 1703, from hawk (n.) + -ish. Sense of “militaristic” is from 1965, […]