Definition of Eddington, Sir Arthur Stanley in English:

Eddington, Sir Arthur Stanley

proper noun

  • (1882–1944), English astronomer, considered the founder of astrophysics. He used Einstein's theory of relativity to explain the bending of light by gravity that he observed in the 1919 solar eclipse.

Pronunciation:

Eddington, Sir Arthur Stanley

/ˈɛdɪŋtən/