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Meaning of GALILEO

Pronunciation:  `galu'leeow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  Italian astronomer and mathematician who was the first to use a telescope to study the stars; demonstrated that different weights descend at the same rate; perfected the refracting telescope that enabled him to make many discoveries (1564-1642)
 

GALILEO is a 7 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: Galileo Galilei
 
 See Also: astronomer, stargazer, uranologist

 

 

Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

["Galileo: A Strongly Typed Interactive Conceptual Language", A. Albano et al, ACM Trans Database Sys 10(2):230-260 (June 1985)].

 

 

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