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Wilkinson

(ˈwɪlkɪnsən)
n
(Biography) Jonny. born 1979, English Rugby Union player: scored 1,179 points (an England record) in 92 internationals (1998–2011); scored the last-minute drop goal that secured England victory in the final of the 2003 World Cup
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Wil•kin•son

(ˈwɪl kɪn sən)

n.
Sir Geoffrey, 1921–96, British chemist.
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Noun1.Wilkinson - English chemist honored for his research on pollutants in car exhausts (born in 1921)
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Philip's uncle had an old friend, called Miss Wilkinson, who lived in Berlin.
She took both Philip's hands and asked him about Miss Wilkinson, who had twice spent a few weeks with her.
Initial mistakes he had no patience with, and he was determined to start right, as when he engaged Wilkinson, almost doubling his big salary, and brought him out from Chicago to take charge of the street railway organization.
On the advice of Wilkinson, practically every electric road already in operation was rebuilt.
Usher read the headlines, "Last-Trick's Strayed Revellers: Mirthful Incident near Pilgrim's Pond." The paragraph went on: "A laughable occurrence took place outside Wilkinson's Motor Garage last night.
to noon in the library's atrium, where you can learn about various social justice organizations Marie Wilkinson supported, including Mutual Ground, Family Focus, and several other nonprofit agencies.
Dr Paul Wilkinson worked in the anaesthetic department at Aintree Hospital in Lower Lane for almost two years.
One of the three men on trial for the murder of Scott Wilkinson nearSunbury Lockin July 2016 hasdenied being the only man to attack the 48-year-old fisherman.
Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett loathe each other so much that their relationship has become "unhealthy" even though they promised to co-parent and maintain a united front in front of their kids.
Paul Wilkinson was said to have "almost keeled over" when he was told the price of the three jackets he attempted to take from Jules B, in Jesmond.
But he was stopped when the manager ran to the door, locked it and managed to keep Wilkinson inside while the police arrived, prosecutors said.
Aaron Barley dressed in black and armed himself with a kitchen knife when he crept inside the Wilkinson family's home on March 30.