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Cornaro Piscopia, Elena Lucrezia

Pronunciation: /kôrˈnärō pisˈkōpēə/

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(1646–1684), Venetian philosopher and mathematician. The first woman to be awarded a college degree, she received the doctorate of philosophy from the University of Padua on June 25, 1678.
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