Definition of Herschel, Sir William in English:

Herschel, Sir William

Syllabification: Her·schel, Sir William
Pronunciation: /ˈhərSHəl
( 1738–1822), English astronomer; born in Germany; full name Sir Frederick William Herschel. His cataloguing of the skies resulted in the discovery of the planet Uranus.

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