Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: powell
IPA transcription: [p'ɑwɛl]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Powell, Cecil_Frank_Powell
    Meaning: English physicist who discovered the pion (the first known meson) which is a subatomic particle involved in holding the nucleus together (1903-1969)
  • Synonyms: Powell, Colin_Powell, Colin_luther_Powell
    Meaning: United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937)
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