Definition of Wilson, John Tuzo in English:

Share this entry

Wilson, John Tuzo

Pronunciation: /ˈwɪls(ə)n/
(1908–93), Canadian geophysicist. Wilson was a pioneer in the study of plate tectonics, introducing the term plate in this context and identifying transform faults.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.