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Noun: Walton  wól-tun
  1. English writer remember for his treatise on fishing (1593-1683)
    - Izaak Walton
     
  2. English composer (1902-1983)
    - William Walton, Sir William Walton, Sir William Turner Walton
     
  3. Irish physicist who (with Sir John Cockcroft in 1931) first split an atom (1903-1995)
    - E. T. S. Walton, Ernest Walton, Ernest Thomas Sinton Walton

Type of: author, composer, nuclear physicist, writer

Encyclopedia: Walton, OR