Share this entry

Whitehead, Alfred North Line breaks: Al¦fred North White|head
Pronunciation: /ˈwʌɪthɛd/

Definition of Whitehead, Alfred North in English:

( 1861–1947), English philosopher and mathematician. He is remembered chiefly for Principia Mathematica (1910–13), on which he collaborated with his pupil Bertrand Russell.

Definition of Whitehead, Alfred North in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day luxe
Pronunciation: lʌks
expensive and of high quality; luxurious