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General dictionaries General (17 matching dictionaries)
  1. Compton: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. Compton: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. Compton: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. Compton: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Compton: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. Compton, compton: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. Compton: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. Compton: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. Compton: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Compton: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  11. Compton: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Compton (LACMTA Station), Compton (album), Compton (crater), Compton (provincial electoral district), Compton (surname), Compton: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. Compton: Rhymezone [home, info]
  14. compton: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  15. compton: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  16. Compton, compton: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  17. Compton: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Compton: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Compton: Totally Unofficial Rap [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (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 nature of light (1892-1962)
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 7692 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #902)

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