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NOUN (7)

1. English chemist noted for his studies of molecular structures in plants (1886-1975);
[syn: Robinson, Robert Robinson, Sir Robert Robinson]

2. United States prizefighter who won the world middleweight championship five times and the world welterweight championship once (1921-1989);
[syn: Robinson, Ray Robinson, Sugar Ray Robinson, Walker Smith]

3. Irish playwright and theater manager in Dublin (1886-1958);
[syn: Robinson, Lennox Robinson, Esme Stuart Lennox Robinson]

4. United States historian who stressed the importance of intellectual and social events for the course of history (1863-1936);
[syn: Robinson, James Harvey Robinson]

5. United States baseball player; first Black to play in the major leagues (1919-1972);
[syn: Robinson, Jackie Robinson, Jack Roosevelt Robinson]

6. United States poet; author of narrative verse (1869-1935);
[syn: Robinson, Edwin Arlington Robinson]

7. United States film actor noted for playing gangster roles (1893-1973);
[syn: Robinson, Edward G. Robinson, Edward Goldenberg Robinson]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Robinson n 1: English chemist noted for his studies of molecular structures in plants (1886-1975) [syn: Robinson, Robert Robinson, Sir Robert Robinson] 2: United States prizefighter who won the world middleweight championship five times and the world welterweight championship once (1921-1989) [syn: Robinson, Ray Robinson, Sugar Ray Robinson, Walker Smith] 3: Irish playwright and theater manager in Dublin (1886-1958) [syn: Robinson, Lennox Robinson, Esme Stuart Lennox Robinson] 4: United States historian who stressed the importance of intellectual and social events for the course of history (1863-1936) [syn: Robinson, James Harvey Robinson] 5: United States baseball player; first Black to play in the major leagues (1919-1972) [syn: Robinson, Jackie Robinson, Jack Roosevelt Robinson] 6: United States poet; author of narrative verse (1869-1935) [syn: Robinson, Edwin Arlington Robinson] 7: United States film actor noted for playing gangster roles (1893-1973) [syn: Robinson, Edward G. Robinson, Edward Goldenberg Robinson]