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Regiomontanus, Johannes

Line breaks: Jo|han¦nes Regio|mon¦ta¦nus
Pronunciation: /ˌrɛdʒɪəʊmɒnˈtɑːnəs
 
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Definition of Regiomontanus, Johannes in English:

( 1436–76), German astronomer and mathematician; born Johannes Müller. He translated Ptolemy’s Mathematical Syntaxis and wrote four monumental works on mathematics and astronomy.

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