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Gauss, Karl Friedrich

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Pronunciation: /gaʊs
  • (1777–1855), German mathematician, astronomer, and physicist. Gauss laid the foundations of number theory, and applied rigorous mathematical analysis to geometry, geodesy, electrostatics, and electromagnetism.

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