Compton

Arthur Compton noun United States physicist noted for research on x-rays and gamma rays and nuclear energy; his observation that X-rays behave like miniature bowling balls in their interactions with electrons provided evidence for the quantal natu...
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Compton

[LACMTA Station] Mt. Pinos after a light winter storm (pictured right side). ...
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Compton

[provincial electoral district] ...
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Compton

[provincial electoral district] Compton was a former provincial electoral district in the Estrie region of Quebec, Canada. It elected members to the National Assembly of Quebec (earlier known as the Legislative Assembly of Quebec). It was created for the 1867 election (and a district of that name existed earlier in the Legislative Assembly ...
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Compton

[Trappe, Maryland] Compton is a historic home in Trappe, Talbot County, Maryland. It is a two-part Flemish bond brick dwelling, which is the result of two major building periods and subsequent minor alterations. The main part is five bays long with a three-brick belt course between floors. The second part is a {frac|1|1|2}-story kitchen / d...
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Compton

Arthur H., U.S. Physicist and Nobel laureate, 1892-1962. ... See: Compton effect. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Compton

city, Los Angeles county, southwestern California, U.S. The tract was originally part of the Rancho San Pedro, a 1784 Spanish land grant. Founded as ...
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Compton

Compton, city (1990 pop. 90,454), Los Angeles co., S Calif., a suburb between Los Angeles and Long Beach; inc. 1888. It has aircraft, electronic, and steel industries. Largely African American, Compton is a noted center for rap music.
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Compton

The USS Compton was an American Allen M Sumner Class destroyer of 2200 tons displacement launched in 1944. The USS Compton was powered by four boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots. She carried a complement of 350 and was armed with six 5 inch guns; twelve 40 mm anti-aircraft guns; eleven 20 mm anti-aircraft guns and ten 21 inch torpedo tubes...
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Compton

Type: Term Pronunciation: komp′tŏn Definitions: 1. Arthur H., U.S. physicist and Nobel laureate, 1892-1962. See: Compton effect, Compton scattering
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Compton

[n] - United States physicist noted for research on x-rays and gamma rays and nuclear energy
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