Addison definition by Webster's New World
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Addison, Joseph 1672-1719; Eng. essayist & poet
Addison definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A village of northeast Illinois, a residential and industrial suburb of Chicago. Population: 37,000.
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, Joseph 1672-1719.
English essayist whose witty and elegant works appeared in The Tatler, founded by Richard Steele in 1709, and The Spectator, founded by Addison and Steele in 1711.
- Adˌdi·soˈni·an adjective
addison - Medical Definition
, Thomas 1793-1860.
English physician who first described (1849) Addison's disease and Addison's anemia.