1. A. A. Michelson United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931)
  2. Michelson United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931)
  3. full nelson a wrestling hold in which the holder puts both arms under the opponent's arms and exerts pressure on the back of the neck (illegal in amateur wrestling)
  4. Philomachus ruffs
  5. Phil Anderson United States physicist who studied the electronic structure of magnetic and disordered systems (1923-)
  6. Albert Michelson United States physicist (born in Germany) who collaborated with Morley in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1852-1931)
  7. William Gladstone liberal British statesman who served as prime minister four times (1809-1898)
  8. violin lesson a less in playing the violin
  9. slumgullion a thin stew of meat and vegetables
  10. William Caxton English printer who in 1474 printed the first book in English (1422-1491)
  11. film clip a strip of motion picture film used in a telecast
  12. Felix Mendelssohn German musician and romantic composer of orchestral and choral works (1809-1847)
  13. limekiln a kiln used to reduce naturally occurring forms of calcium carbonate to lime
  14. half nelson a wrestling hold in which the holder puts an arm under the opponent's arm and exerts pressure on the back of the neck
  15. French lesson instruction in the French language
  16. malocclusion a condition in which the opposing teeth do not mesh normally
  17. film company a company that makes, advertises, and distributes movies
  18. Harold Nicolson English diplomat and author (1886-1968)
  19. William Golding English novelist (1911-1993)
  20. William Ashley Sunday United States evangelist (1862-1935)

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