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Lowell, Percival

Line breaks: Per¦ci|val Low¦ell
Pronunciation: /ˈləʊəl
 
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Definition of Lowell, Percival in English:

( 1855–1916), American astronomer. Lowell inferred the existence of a ninth planet beyond Neptune, and when it was eventually discovered in 1930 it was given the name Pluto, with a symbol that also included his initials. He was the brother of Amy Lowell.

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