(2220) Hicks

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1975 VB. Discovered 1975 Nov. 4 by E. F. Helin at Palomar.

Named in honor of William B. Hicks, alumnus of the California Institute of Technology, distinguished engineer, businessman and supporter of the sciences. (M 5285)

Name proposed by E. F. Helin and E. M. Shoemaker.

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