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  • 181 algebra — /al jeuh breuh/, n. 1. the branch of mathematics that deals with general statements of relations, utilizing letters and other symbols to represent specific sets of numbers, values, vectors, etc., in the description of such relations. 2. any of… …

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  • 182 Regular number — The numbers that evenly divide the powers of 60 arise in several areas of mathematics and its applications, and have different names coming from these different areas of study. As an example, 602 = 3600 = 48 times; 75, so both 48 and 75 are… …

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  • 183 Applications of randomness — Randomness has many uses in gambling, divination, statistics, cryptography, art, etc.Note that these uses may have different requirements when it comes to statistical randomness or unpredictability, which in turn leads to different randomization… …

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  • 184 0,9 periódico — En matemáticas, 0,999... es el número decimal periódico que se demuestra denota[1] al número 1. En otras palabras, los símbolos 0,999... y 1 son dos representaciones distintas del mismo número real. Las demostraciones matemáticas de esta igualdad …

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  • 185 Jonathan Wells (intelligent design advocate) — This article is about the author and intelligent design advocate. For other people named Jonathan Wells, see Jonathan Wells (disambiguation). Jonathan Wells Born John Corrigan Wells 1942 (1942) USA Alma mater University of California,… …

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  • 186 Denormal number — In computer science, denormal numbers or denormalized numbers (now often called subnormal numbers) fill the underflow gap around zero in floating point arithmetic: any non zero number which is smaller than the smallest normal number is sub normal …

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  • 187 mathematics — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. computation, calculation, reckoning, arithmetic. See numeration. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. science of numbers, language of numbers, computation, reckoning, calculation, correlation and deduction of… …

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  • 188 Diophantus — For the general, see Diophantus (general). Title page of the 1621 edition of Diophantus Arithmetica, translated into Latin by Claude Gaspard Bachet de Méziriac. Diophantus of Alexandria (Greek: Διόφαντος ὁ Ἀλεξανδρεύς XD. b. between 200 and 214… …

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  • 189 Arithmetic — A*rith me*tic, n. [OE. arsmetike, OF. arismetique, L. arithmetica, fr. Gr. ? (sc. ?), fr. ? arithmetical, fr. ? to number, fr. ? number, prob. fr. same root as E. arm, the idea of counting coming from that of fitting, attaching. See {Arm}. The… …

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  • 190 Arithmetic of sines — Arithmetic A*rith me*tic, n. [OE. arsmetike, OF. arismetique, L. arithmetica, fr. Gr. ? (sc. ?), fr. ? arithmetical, fr. ? to number, fr. ? number, prob. fr. same root as E. arm, the idea of counting coming from that of fitting, attaching. See… …

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  • 191 Political arithmetic — Arithmetic A*rith me*tic, n. [OE. arsmetike, OF. arismetique, L. arithmetica, fr. Gr. ? (sc. ?), fr. ? arithmetical, fr. ? to number, fr. ? number, prob. fr. same root as E. arm, the idea of counting coming from that of fitting, attaching. See… …

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  • 192 Universal arithmetic — Arithmetic A*rith me*tic, n. [OE. arsmetike, OF. arismetique, L. arithmetica, fr. Gr. ? (sc. ?), fr. ? arithmetical, fr. ? to number, fr. ? number, prob. fr. same root as E. arm, the idea of counting coming from that of fitting, attaching. See… …

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  • 193 Développement décimal de l'unité — En mathématiques, le développement décimal périodique qui s écrit , que l on dénote encore par , ou , représente un nombre réel dont on peut montrer que c e …

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  • 194 Lakatos Award — The Lakatos Award is given annually for a contribution to the philosophy of science which is widely interpreted as outstanding. The contribution must be in the form of a book published in English during the previous six years. The Award is in… …

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  • 195 arithmetic — n. & adj. n. 1 a the science of numbers. b one s knowledge of this (have improved my arithmetic). 2 the use of numbers; computation (a problem involving arithmetic). adj. (also arithmetical) of or concerning arithmetic. Phrases and idioms:… …

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  • 196 Thoth — For other meanings of Thoth , or of Djehuti and similar, see Thoth (disambiguation). Thoth Thoth, in one of his forms as an ibis headed man God of wisdom and the moon Major cult center …

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  • 197 Cultural turn — The cultural turn was a movement among scholars in the social sciences to look at culture differently. The cultural turn has been described by one of its most prominent historiographers as a “wide array of new theoretical impulses coming from… …

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  • 198 Lakatos Award — Der Lakatos Award ist ein seit 1986 jährlich vergebener Wissenschaftspreis für herausragende Beiträge zur Wissenschaftstheorie. Ausgezeichnet werden Beiträge, die in den vergangenen sechs Jahren in englischer Sprache und Buchform publiziert… …

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  • 199 Rosicrucian — Ros i*cru cian, n. [The name is probably due to a German theologian, Johann Valentin Andre[ a], who in anonymous pamphlets called himself a knight of the Rose Cross (G. Rosenkreuz), using a seal with a St. Andrew s cross and four roses.)] One who …

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  • 200 mathematics — noun plural but usually singular in construction Date: 1573 1. the science of numbers and their operations, interrelations, combinations, generalizations, and abstractions and of space configurations and their structure, measurement,… …

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