Definition of Wilson, Edward Osborne in English:

Wilson, Edward Osborne

Line breaks: Ed¦ward Os|borne Wil¦son
Pronunciation: /ˈwɪls(ə)n
 
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( B.1929), American social biologist. He has worked principally on social insects, extrapolating his findings to the social behaviour of other animals including humans.

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