Definition of Wheeler, John Archibald in US English:

Wheeler, John Archibald

proper noun

  • (1911–2008), US theoretical physicist. Wheeler worked with Niels Bohr on nuclear fission and collaborated with Richard Feynman on problems concerning the retarded effects of action at a distance. He coined the term black hole in 1967.

Pronunciation

Wheeler, John Archibald

/ˈ(h)wēlər/