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Hawking, Stephen Line breaks: Ste|phen Haw|king
Pronunciation: /ˈhɔːkɪŋ/

Definition of Hawking, Stephen in English:

(B.1942), English theoretical physicist; full name Stephen William Hawking. His main work has been on space-time, quantum mechanics, and black holes. He is also noted for his bestselling book A Brief History of Time (1988).

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