Definition of Thales in English:

Thales

Syllabification: Tha·les
Pronunciation: /ˈTHāˌlēz
 
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( Circa 624-circa 545 bc), Greek philosopher, mathematician, and astronomer, living at Miletus. Judged by Aristotle to be the founder of physical science, he is also credited with founding geometry. He proposed that water was the primary substance from which all things were derived.

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