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Syllabification: Ap·ol·lo·ni·us
Pronunciation: /ˌapəˈlōnēəs
 
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( Circa 260–190 bc), Greek mathematician; known as Apollonius of Perga. He examined and redefined the various conic sections and was the first to use the terms ellipse, parabola, and hyperbola for these classes of curve.

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Syllabification: Ap·ol·lo·ni·us
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ˌapəˈlōnēəs/
( 3rd century bc), Greek poet and grammarian; known as Apollonius of Rhodes. He wrote Argonautica, an epic poem in Homeric style.

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