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Archimedes Syllabification: Ar·chi·me·des
Pronunciation: /ˌärkəˈmēdēz/

Definition of Archimedes in English:

(Circa 287–212 bc), Greek mathematician and inventor from Syracuse. He is noted for his discovery of Archimedes' principle (legend has it that he made this discovery while taking a bath and ran through the streets shoutingEureka!”). Among his mathematical discoveries are the ratio of the radius of a circle to its circumference and formulas for the surface area and volume of a sphere and of a cylinder.
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