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Noun: Watson
  1. United States geneticist who (with Crick in 1953) helped discover the helical structure of DNA (born in 1928)
    - James Watson, James Dewey Watson
  2. United States psychologist considered the founder of behavioristic psychology (1878-1958)
    - John Broadus Watson
  3. United States telephone engineer who assisted Alexander Graham Bell in his experiments (1854-1934)
    - Thomas Augustus Watson

Type of: applied scientist, engineer, geneticist, psychologist, technologist

Encyclopedia: Watson, Mary