Eddington Arthur Stanley

Ed·ding·ton

 (ĕd′ĭng-tən), Sir Arthur Stanley 1882-1944.
British astrophysicist who was an early exponent of the theory of relativity and conducted research on the evolution, structure, and motion of stars.

Ed·ding·ton

(ĕd′ĭng-tən), Sir Arthur Stanley 1882-1944.
British mathematician, astronomer, and physicist who founded modern astrophysics. He conducted research on the evolution, structure, and motion of stars and was one of the first scientists to promote the theory of relativity.