Peirce

[purs, peers]
noun
1.
Benjamin, 1809–80, U.S. mathematician.
2.
Charles Sanders [san-derz] , 1839–1914, U.S. philosopher, mathematician, and physicist.
3.
a male given name.
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Peirce (pɪəs)
 
n
Charles Sanders. 1839--1914, US logician, philosopher, and mathematician; pioneer of pragmatism

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He also gave various series of lectures over the years, for which see lectures by peirce.
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