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Lobachevsky, Nikolai

Pronunciation: /ˌlōbəˈCHefskē/ Pronunciation: /ləbəˈCHyefskyē/
(1792–1856), Russian mathematician; full name Nikolai Ivanovich Lobachevsky. At about the same time as Gauss and János Bolyai (1802–60), he independently discovered non-Euclidean geometry.

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Syllabification: Lo·ba·chev·sky, Nikolai

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