Definition of Simon Newcomb

1. Noun. United States astronomer (1835-1909).

Exact synonyms: Newcomb
Generic synonyms: Astronomer, Stargazer, Uranologist



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Simon Newcomb (current term)
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Literary usage of Simon Newcomb

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1. Leading American Men of Science by David Starr Jordan (1910)
"Simon Newcomb ASTRONOMER 1835-1909 BY MARCUS BENJAMIN "To him the wandering ... Simon Newcomb was the sixth in descent from Simon Newcomb who was born in ..."

2. Leading American Men of Science by David Starr Jordan (1910)
"Simon Newcomb ASTRONOMER 1835-1909 BY MARCUS BENJAMIN "To him the wandering ... ( Simon Newcomb was the sixth in descent from Simon Newcomb who was born in ..."

3. Leading American Men of Science by David Starr Jordan (1910)
"Simon Newcomb ASTRONOMER 1835-1909 BY MARCUS BENJAMIN "To him the wandering ... Simon Newcomb was the sixth in descent from Simon Newcomb who was born in ..."

4. Astronomy and Astro-physics by European Southern Observatory, Goodsell Observatory (1886)
"He suggested that two observers, •Introduction to Parts III and IV of Vol. II of Astronomical papers, by Professor Simon Newcomb. ..."

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