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/