Watson

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Watson United States geneticist who (with Crick in 1953) helped discover the helical structure of DNA (born in 1928)
    • n Watson United States psychologist considered the founder of behavioristic psychology (1878-1958)
    • n Watson United States telephone engineer who assisted Alexander Graham Bell in his experiments (1854-1934)
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Usage

In literature:

Oh, yes," as Miss Watson was about to demur, "we have eight cups now.
"Elizabeth Hobart at Exeter Hall" by Jean K. Baird
Watson was the first to read his performance.
"The Printer Boy." by William M. Thayer
This duplicity could not be concealed from Clive and Watson.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 2 of 8" by Various
Watson was so composed that the boy felt sure he must have some better plan for escape.
"Chasing an Iron Horse" by Edward Robins
Miss Watson, the physical-culture teacher, will hold a meeting soon.
"Hester's Counterpart" by Jean K. Baird
Watson is nothing if not direct, and rarely wastes words.
"Montezuma's Castle and Other Weird Tales" by Charles B. Cory
In one group were Tom, Mr. Waterbury, Jennie Watson, and her mother.
"The Young Adventurer" by Horatio Alger
Just a trifle more, I fancy, Watson.
"Masterpieces of Mystery In Four Volumes" by Various
And, by the way, Mr. Watson, if it isn't asking too much I'd like to know how you came to hear of me and sign me up?
"Baseball Joe in the Big League" by Lester Chadwick
Sproatly's gone for Watson, and he'll soon fix you up.
"Hawtrey's Deputy" by Harold Bindloss
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In poetry:

"I tell thee Watson, when I woke,
That touch was glowing there;
I could not sleep, but rose in awe,
And passed the night in prayer.
"Cameron's Stone" by Alexander Anderson
"And, Watson, too, stretched at my feet,
With bloody cheek and brow;
If there be truth in dreams, how bright
Must be his raiment now!
"Cameron's Stone" by Alexander Anderson
Dear Mr. Watson, we have heard with wonder,
Not all unmingled with a sad regret,
That little penny blast of purple thunder,
You issued in the Westminster Gazette;
The Editor describes it as a sonnet;
I wish to make a few remarks upon it.
"To Mr. William Watson" by Sir Owen Seaman

In news:

Karen Hesse , Author, Wendy Watson, Illustrator, illus.
Could Aaron Watson hold on for two straight weeks at No.
Q&A with Lenny Lasater and Sonia Tetlow of band Roxie Watson.
Jason Myers, Quinn Lukas and Dave Watson of Icarus Witch Discuss New Album, 'Rise'.
On July 12, 2012, the Watson River bridge in Kangerlussuaq, west Greenland, has been swamped by higher river levels than have been observed in the past.
Redshirt freshman-to-be Jermon Watson passed away on Saturday after injuries sustained from a single-car accident Friday afternoon.
Watson, a defensive end/linebacker, from St Louis, Mo.
Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com Wednesday, January 20, 2010.
Watson for passing to Omer Asik instead of holding onto the ball himself.
An improv scene cracks up first-year medical student Evan Davis (center), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Assistant Professor Katie Watson (right) and others in class.
(I think Emma Watson says it best.
Emma Watson and Logan Lerman bring to life Stephen Chbosky's cult novel, The Perks of Being a Wallflower.
Robert Watson rode winners in 1942-44.
Nicholas Izzo, 37, Isanti, replaced Ronald Watson, also from Isanti, who served as bishop for nearly seven years.
All Earl Watson all the time.
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In science:

Watson, A treatise on the theory of Bessel function, (Cambridge Univ.
Singular statistics
Watson: A Treatise on the Theory of Bessel Functions, Cambridge Univ.
Generalized free fields and the AdS-CFT correspondence
Extended Watson integrals for the cubic lattice.
Excited Random Walk
The model calculations of Nedoluha & Watson (1990) show that the polarization position angle is a function of R/gΩ, and hence of the maser flux density.
Magnetic Field Morphology of Orion-IRc2 from 86 GHz SiO Maser Polarization Images
Watson tree, Co can be constructed as follows, see .
On the speed of random walks on a percolation cluster of trees
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