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Wheeler

[hwee-ler, wee-] /ˈʰwi lər, ˈwi-/
noun
1.
Burton Kendall, 1882–1975, U.S. political leader.
2.
Joseph, 1836–1906, U.S. Confederate officer and political leader.
3.
William Almon
[al-muh n,, awl-] /ˈæl mən,, ˈɔl-/ (Show IPA),
1819–1887, vice president of the U.S. 1877–81.
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British Dictionary definitions for william almon wheeler

wheeler

/ˈwiːlə/
noun
1.
Also called wheel horse. a horse or other draught animal nearest the wheel
2.
(in combination) something equipped with a specified sort or number of wheels a three-wheeler
3.
a person or thing that wheels

Wheeler

/ˈwiːlə/
noun
1.
John Archibald. 1911–2008, US physicist, noted for his work on nuclear fission and the development (1949–51) of the hydrogen bomb, also for his work on unified field theory
2.
Sir (Robert Eric) Mortimer. 1890–1976, Scottish archaeologist, who did much to increase public interest in archaeology. He is noted esp for his excavations at Mohenjo-Daro and Harappa in the Indus Valley and at Maiden Castle in Dorset
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Slang definitions & phrases for william almon wheeler

wheeler

Related Terms

eighteen-wheeler, four-wheeler, side-wheeler


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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