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sir william huggins


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Noun sir william huggins has 1 sense
  1. Huggins, Sir William Huggins - English astronomer who pioneered spectroscopic analysis in astronomy and who discovered the red shift (1824-1910)
    --1 is a kind of astronomer, uranologist, stargazer

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Sir William Huggins

Noun: Sir William Huggins was a British astronomer, known for his pioneering work in astronomical spectroscopy.

Sample sentence: Sir William Huggins made significant discoveries in the field of astronomy by studying celestial objects using spectroscopic techniques.

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